“If I weren’t president, I would be happy to catch the shuttle with my wife to take her to a Broadway show, as I had promised her during the campaign, and there would be no fuss and no muss and no photographers,” the president said. “That would please me greatly.” He went on to say: “The notion that I just couldn’t take my wife out on a date without it being a political issue was not something I was happy with.”
- President Barack Obama
EBONY magazine puts the spotlight on 25 Black women who have the sought-after “It” factor.
Here’s the complete list of the 25 women being featured in their 4 cover summer issue:
Mary J. Blige
Saturday evening the President and First Lady enjoyed a date night in New York City, where they saw the Broadway show ‘Joe Turner’s Come and Gone’ at the Belasco. Aww so cute!
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