Tuesday, January 01, 2013
Happy New Year from Everyone at MOA!!
Hope you enjoy today with family and friends...and don't forget those blackeyed peas. :)
THE PICTURE of the Obama Presidency.
From The Obama Diary:
A girl looks up at U.S. President Barack Obama during a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada September 12, 2012.
US President Barack Obama kisses First Lady Michelle Obama prior to speaking during a Kids' "State Dinner" in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington on August 20, 2012. This first-time event includes 54 kids, aged 8 to 12, from all US states, three territories and Washington, DC, to a luncheon in support of the Let's Move campaign, featuring healthy recipes and a performance by Nickelodeon's Big Time Rush.
President Barack Obama kisses First Lady Michelle Obama for the "Kiss Cam" while attending the U.S. Men's Olympic basketball team's game against Brazil at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., July 16, 2012. Vice President Joe Biden and Malia Obama look up at the jumbotron.
First Lady Michelle Obama greets members of the general public as they enter the Blue Room during their tour of the White House, Feb. 16, 2012.
---Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the 2012 National Urban League Conference at the Ernst N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans July 25, 2012.
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama (2nd L) and U.S. Ambassador Louis Susman (L) meet Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, during a reception at the Buckingham Palace, London July 27, 2012, to welcome the Heads of State and Heads of Government to the United Kingdom before they travel to the Olympic Stadium for the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
----REUTERS/Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire
First Lady Michelle Obama hugs USA's Kobe Bryant after Team USA defeated France in a preliminary men's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29, 2012, in London.
----AP Photo/Charles Krupa
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama (R) walks with her daughters Sasha (2nd L) and Malia (2nd R) to the home of Valerie Jarrett, President Obama's advisor, in Chicago June 16, 2012. The Obamas attended the wedding of Valerie's daughter Laura on Saturday.
First Lady Michelle Obama reacts to the applause from supporters and volunteers during a campaign stop at Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colo., Wednesday, June 20, 2012.
----AP Photo/Ed Andrieski
The President was able to replicate this classic moment in American History with his own update the day the Supreme Court upheld OBAMACARE:
U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd L) and First Lady Michelle Obama (L) wave as they depart for events in Ohio and Virginia to officially kick off his 2012 re-election campaign, from the White House in Washington, May 5, 2012.
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 09: U.S. President Barack Obama (C) speaks to participants along with (L-R) FirstLady Michelle Obama, and daughters Sasha and Malia during the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House on April 9, 2012 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people people are expected to attend the 134-year-old tradition of rolling colored eggs down the White House lawn that was started by President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1878.
------Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama pose with British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha after arriving at the White House for a State Dinner held in their honor March 14, 2012.
U.S. President Barack Obama pumps air pressure into Extreme Marshmallow Cannon designed by Joey Hudy (L) of Phoenix, Arizona, before firing a marshmallow across the State Dining Room of the White House during the second White House Science Fair in Washington February 7, 2012. The fair celebrates the achievements of student winners of a broad range of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) competitions from across the country.
U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend the ground breaking ceremony for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall in Washington February 22, 2012.
U.S. President Barack Obama with first lady Michelle Obama and their daughters Malia (R) and Sasha walk to the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington January 29, 2012.