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The White House Rickrolled a Dude on Twitter

8 years ago by Rebecca Haithcoat
If you had any doubt the entire country wasn't succumbing to delirium, here's your proof: The White House's Twitter account just Rickrolled a follower. Sure, that joke's older than news that broke online a week ago, but that's just further confirmation that the minds behind the great white fortress are...
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Mayor Villaraigosa Invited to White House, Refuses to Leave

7 years ago by Simone Wilson
After being invited to the White House on Friday for a roundtable discussion on issues pertaining to the Latino community, inside sources confirm that L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has not yet left the premises. At press time, the Secret Service's attempts to remove the Los Angeles mayor had entered the...
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White House Names Asian Carp Czar

9 years ago by Amy Scattergood
We have drug czars, energy czars, actual Russian czars (well, we used to), and -- perhaps a sign that we maybe need a nomenclature czar -- we now have an Asian carp czar. Yesterday The White House announced that a former leader of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and...
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Redecorating the White House: Fancy vs. IKEA

10 years ago by Gendy Alimurung
digg_url = 'http://digg.com/odd_stuff/What_would_happen_if_IKEA_redesigned_the_Oval_Office'; If you haven't already heard, local celebrity designer Michael Smith has been tapped to be Obama's interior decorator. What was wrong with the old furniture, you ask? I'm not sure. Maybe the sheer fact that a sofa was touched by George W. Bush is enough to merit...
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Max 2: White House Hero

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Family
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Michelle Obama's White House Kitchen Garden Book Out Today

7 years ago by Amy Scattergood
Michelle Obama's first book, American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens Across America, hits the bookstores today. Just in time for summertime gardening, for your kids' summer vacation projects (Cook your own dinner! Build your own compost bin!), and even for a season of happy...
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Medal of Honor Winner Drinks Obama's White House Homebrew

8 years ago by Shuji Sakai
When former Marine Sergeant Dakota Meyer traveled to the White House last week to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor, he made one request: to share a beer with the president. The food blog Obama Foodorama reports that the beer was homebrewed by White House chefs with equipment the Obamas...
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White House Down

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Action/Adventure, Drama
Surprising proof that Hollywood still can craft a memorable studio comedy, Roland Emmerich's White House Down stands as a singular achievement in parody, its auteur's intentions be damned. It's not just a pitch-perfect attack on every risible plot point afflicting today’s all exposition-and-explosions filmmaking, it’s also a mad...
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Asian American Video About Deported Cambodians Rejected by Obama's White House

7 years ago by Dennis Romero
A White House contest asking people to create the best video about the Asian American experience might have been rigged. An entry about Cambodian deportees appeared to have received the most views, now more than 18,000, but a half-dozen other video makers were invited to the White House. Though "My...

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