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Difficult to appear muscleless benching 35lb dumbbells but FLOTUS Michelle Obama did it

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Via Bob's Blitz
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Presidential Perks Provided by Nike

When we think presidency, we think responsibility. But presidency also has its perks. Nike proved that presidency comes with some unthought of benefits when they presented President Obama with custom Air Jordan 11Lab4s. Both the box and the tongues of the 11Lab4s feature the presidential seal. President Obama received these special Jordan IVs with the presidential seal on the tongue...
Via Campus Sports Net
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Jim Harbaugh Promoted Higher Education In Detroit With Michelle Obama, Ciara

Since taking the Michigan job, Jim Harbaugh has been incredibly active on campus and around the state. Yesterday afternoon, he was in Detroit to promote higher education, and he was joined by some impressive guests—First Lady Michelle Obama and singer Ciara. .@CoachJim4UM joined the First Lady @MichelleObama & @ciara today in Detroit to promote higher education #ReachHigher...
Via College Spun
May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jim Harbaugh Taks Photo With Michelle Obama, Ciara

Jim Harbauhg, Michelle Obama and Ciara (Russell Wilson’s new girlfriend), all attended a high school rally in Detroit on Friday. The event, which was held at Wayne State University, was attended by 2,000 students from over 40 Detroit high schools. The goal of the event was to preach the importance of higher education. W/ 2 Great […] The post Jim Harbaugh Taks Photo With Michelle...
Via Diehardsport
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: President Obama’s Niece Threatened Ahead of NCAA Tourney Game vs. Maryland

View image | gettyimages.com Security was increased at Xfinity Center in College Park, Maryland ahead of the Maryland-Princeton second round game in the NCAA Women’s Tournament. The security was heightened after a threat was phoned in toward Princeton’s forward Leslie Robinson, the niece of President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, according to Christine Brennan of...
Via KCM Sports
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Threat against Obama niece prompts security hike at tourney

  A threat against President Barack Obama's niece, a player on Princeton's women's basketball team, prompted increased security at the Tigers' NCAA tournament game at Maryland, said a person familiar with the situation says The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday night because no details had been released about the threat. Princeton was facing...
Via AP on Fox
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: President Obama’s Niece Was Subject Of A Threat Prior To Maryland-Princeton NCAA Tournament Game

President Barack Obama’s niece, a freshman forward on Princeton’s women’s basketball team, was reportedly the subject of a threat prior to the Tigers’ NCAA Tournament game against Maryland Monday night.  According to USA Today, security at the contest at Xfinity Center in College Park, Md., had to be heightened when Maryland’s athletic department found an eight-minute...
Via College Spun
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

AP Source: Threat against Obama niece prompts security hike

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) A threat against President Barack Obama's niece, a player on Princeton's women's basketball team, prompted increased security at the Tigers' NCAA Tournament game at Maryland, said a person familiar with the situation says The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday night because no details had been released about the threat...
Via AP on Fox
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

With Obama on hand, Princeton beats Green Bay 80-70 in NCAAs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) With President Barack Obama supporting his niece and the rest of Princeton's basketball team a few rows from courtside, the Tigers managed to stay unbeaten. After trailing at halftime Saturday, eighth-seeded Princeton came back to improve to 31-0 this season and win a women's NCAA Tournament game for the first time in school history, beating No. 9 seed Wisconsin...
Via AP on Fox
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

First Fans: Obamas' niece to play for Princeton in NCAAs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) Nothing unusual about players' family members showing up in the crowd for NCAA Tournament games, of course. In the case of Princeton freshman forward Leslie Robinson, that could include Aunt Michelle - as in, First Lady Michelle Obama. Obama's brother, Craig, is Robinson's father; he played basketball at Princeton and used to be the men's coach at Oregon State...
Via AP on Fox
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

What’s it like to golf with President Obama?

Thanks to his 16-day Hawaiian vacation, President Obama’s golf game has garnered plenty of — likely more than is necessary — discussion. There was his first few days on the islands where he relaxed away his stress on the links. There was the day he forced the relocation of an army wedding because of his tee time. And he reportedly wrapped up his vacation the same way it started...
Via Back9Network
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

The Top Golf Courses President Obama Has Played During His Administration

Golf has been quite the subplot in the narrative that has been Barack Obama’s presidency. Whether you fall on the right, left or even somewhere in the middle, you can’t deny that No. 44 loves the game. You could say, he lives the golf lifestyle — and for that, we salute him. Obama took to the golf course in Hawaii this past weekend as the First Family began its holiday vacation...
Via Back9Network
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Forget golf, Michelle Obama takes in Princeton women's hoops game

Michelle Obama spent Sunday night watching her niece play basketball for Princeton. The first lady attended her alma mater's game against American University with her daughters and mother. Obama graduated from Princeton in 1985. She spoke with the Tigers at the half, knocking on the locker room door and asking, "if she was interrupting anything," Princeton coach Courtney Banghart...
Via AP on Fox
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

First lady attends Princeton women's hoops game

Michelle Obama saw her alma mater Princeton take on American University in a women's basketball game Sunday night. Obama's niece Leslie Robinson is a freshman for the Tigers, who won 63-56. The first lady, who attended the game with her daughters and mother, graduated Princeton in 1985. She spoke with the Tigers at the half, knocking on the locker room door and asking, ''if she was...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Michelle Obama Turnips For What — As Video, Because That GIF Is Sad

We’ll let other people debate whether Barack Obama is the Coolest President Ever or just another guy in mom jeans, but we’ll just have to...
Via COED
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

President Obama Snubs Aziz Ansari To Go Play Golf

We’ve all heard about President Obama’s love for the game of golf. Who can blame him? We love it, too. But have you heard about the time POTUS invited comedian Aziz Ansari to the White House and snubbed him to go hit the links?  As he explained earlier this week on the Howard Stern Show, Ansari was invited for a tour of the White House while in Washington for a show at the...
Via Back9Network
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

ESPN hires Michelle Obama’s brother as college basketball analyst

ESPN now has a good connection to the White House. The network hired Craig Robinson Tuesday to work as a college basketball game and studio analyst for ESPNU. Robinson, who was fired after six seasons as head coach at Oregon State, is the brother of Michelle Obama. It remains to be seen whether ESPN will tap into that relationship to gain more access to President Obama. The President...
Via Sherman Report
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Obama in-law Craig Robinson joins ESPN as analyst

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) Craig Robinson, the former Oregon State coach and President Barack Obama's brother-in-law, is joining ESPN as a college basketball analyst. The network said Tuesday that Robinson will call games and work in the studio for college sports channel ESPNU. Robinson was fired in May after going 94-105 in six seasons with the Beavers. A former Princeton star, he started...
Via AP on Fox
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson Has Issues

One of these men need to be sackedFile this under the heading of "No One Should Ever Like Anyone, Or Try To Help..."Seattle QB Russell Wilson has an off-season charity where he goes out on a big limb to try to alleviate the problem of childhood hunger. Pretty safe cause, right? One you should be able to pitch on any channel without getting dragged into snark and stupidity?Ah, but...
Via Five Tool Tool
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

FOX News Host Tries to Get Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to Bash Michelle Obama

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson appears to be a genuinely nice guy. He gives credit where credit is due and doesn't take a whole lot of it himself. One thing he doesn't do is bash people (doesn't fit with the nice guy vibe).So why FOX news personality Neil Cavuto thought he could get Wilson to bash the First Lady on his program Monday is a mystery.@Seahawks/TwitterCavuto...
Via FatManWriting
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

President Obama Hits Links with Ray Allen & Back9′s Ahmad Rashad

United States President Barack Obama jetted north out of Washington to Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts on Saturday, keen on enjoying a two-week vacation with his family. But first on the POTUS’s agenda: golf. After just 30 minutes at his rented vacation house, Obama made his way to Farm Neck Golf Club to tee it up with a couple friends of Back9Network – Executive Producer...
Via Back9Network
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman Spoofs Epic Postgame Rant While Cooking With Michelle Obama

The First Lady is using the help of All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman to help publicize her ‘Let’s Move’ Campaign. In this funny video, Sherman parodies his epic post-game rant, saying, “We the best cooks in the hame!” Via the Let’s Move Blog: Last week, the Seattle Seahawks were invited to the White House to commemorate […] The post Richard Sherman Spoofs Epic Postgame...
Via Diehardsport
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman promotes healthy eating with Michelle Obama

You’re Richard Sherman. You just won a Super Bowl and got a big new contract, what is left to do? Ah, cook with Michelle Obama. In a new video for Lets Move, Sherman highlights the importance of eating properly to be healthy. “well Mrs. Obama I know how important it is for everyone to eat right.” says Sherman in the clip before picking off a bottle of water. Something tells...
Via Tireball.com
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman And Michelle Obama Spoof Rant In Let’s Move PSA

Richard Sherman and Michelle Obama spoofed the cornerback's epic rant as part of the "Let's Move" campaign.
Via Gamedayr
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman as the White House Chef

As part of Michelle Obama‘s “Let’s Move” campaign, where she promotes her healthy eating initiative, Seattle Seahawks’ cornerback  Richard Sherman showed he’s no slouch in the healthy cooking area. Sherman, apron and all, boldly took over the White House kitchen and whipped up a healthy meal of corn, succotash and salmon cakes. Watch Richard Sherman Cook For Michelle...
Via Sportsnaut
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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