Did You Know...

   

Obama gets a big bounce

Share
By Doug Powers  •  April 9, 2012 10:16 PM

**Written by Doug Powers

President Obama got a big bounce on Monday. Actually, a whole bunch of bounces.

From White House Dossier by way of a photo ABC’s Jake Tapper tweeted, here are the basketballs that were used during a hoops clinic for kids at Monday’s White House Easter Egg Roll:

null

It’s always important to teach kids that one of the keys to good sportsmanship is modesty.

The White House had planned on including basketballs featuring Joe Biden’s likeness, but those all popped when aides tried to put in the plugs.

Here’s Obama driving the bucket with a ball sporting his own photo. I haven’t seen anything like it at a WH Roll since 1978 when Jimmy Carter’s brother passed out in the potato salad while clutching a can of Billy Beer.

Everything else aside, in order to have deserved your picture on the basketball, you’ve got to hit better than one out of five from the outside. Is that too much to ask?

**Written by Doug Powers

Twitter @ThePowersThatBe

blog comments powered by Disqus

Obama admin: Honor the spirit of Independence Day by convincing your family this gov’t mandate is awesome

July 3, 2015 06:55 AM by Doug Powers

founders

“We hold these mandates to be self-evident”

Good luck: Obama advising Greece on how to stave off financial ruin

June 29, 2015 10:48 AM by Doug Powers

Image (1) debt1.png for post 119731

Obama to the rescue!

Open thread: Obamacare renamed ‘SCOTUScare’ for good reason

June 25, 2015 08:33 PM by Doug Powers

johnroberts

The Interpreter

Going green: Obama and Bill Nye’s Earth Day fuel-fry cost taxpayers a cool million

June 24, 2015 09:54 PM by Doug Powers

billnye

A small price to pay for hypocrisy of this caliber

Ted Cruz’s AP halo looks a lot different than Obama’s AP halo

June 22, 2015 09:47 AM by Doug Powers

obamacruz

A study in contrasting coverage


Categories: 2016 Campaign, Barack Obama, Feature Story, Media Bias

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook