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# potus - Thursday 17 August, 2017

17 times Barack Obama was just seriously sound on Twitter

And unlikely to start World War III.

# potus - Thursday 16 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump travel ban was halted because it would cause "irreparable injury" if it went ahead Stop Right Now

Trump travel ban was halted because it would cause "irreparable injury" if it went ahead

A federal court in Hawaii halted the revised executive order yesterday.

# potus - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump insists he doesn't know Putin - or have any deals in Russia Haters Going Crazy

Trump insists he doesn't know Putin - or have any deals in Russia

The President of the United States made the comments on Twitter – where else? – today.

# potus - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie America First: 'If President Trump stays “on message,” he may just unite, not further divide, the US' Opinion

America First: 'If President Trump stays “on message,” he may just unite, not further divide, the US'

In electing Donald Trump, the people of the US have, at least in part, signalled to the world that they want to recalibrate their relationship with it, writes Larry Donnelly.

# potus - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

17 brilliantly Irish responses to the prospect of President Trump

“And now to ride Mrs O’Reilly”

# potus - Friday 25 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Get ready for a rollercoaster': Tom Clonan on Trump’s Cabinet and Defence Secretary Opinion

'Get ready for a rollercoaster': Tom Clonan on Trump’s Cabinet and Defence Secretary

There has been much economic analysis around the likely impact of Donald Trump’s presidency but there are important security concerns too, writes Tom Clonan.

# potus - Monday 14 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie An American in Ireland: 'In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart' Opinion

An American in Ireland: 'In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart'

People might be feeling outrage and sadness but we need to be optimistic too, writes Sue Norton.

# potus - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump has been elected President of the United States Potus

Donald Trump has been elected President of the United States

Trump secured victory over Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton by claiming enough states to reach over the crucial 270 electoral college vote mark.

# potus - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

# potus - Monday 25 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Democratic National Convention kicks off in Philadelphia with huge protests Potus

Democratic National Convention kicks off in Philadelphia with huge protests

Die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters have descended on Philadelphia to protest against Hillary Clinton.

# potus - Sunday 21 February, 2016

#ObamaAndKids is the cutest hashtag you’ll see today

It will nourish your weary soul.

# potus - Friday 26 June, 2015

14 of the best reactions to the US marriage equality decision

Same-sex marriage is now legal across the whole of the US.

# potus - Monday 18 May, 2015

12 of the quickest reactions to Barack Obama joining Twitter

Welcome to Twitter POTUS.

From TheJournal.ie Barack Obama FINALLY gets his own Twitter account - and he's pretty excited Oh Hai Potus

Barack Obama FINALLY gets his own Twitter account - and he's pretty excited

Now he and Enda can swap messages more freely.

# potus - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Obama apologises to couple after they're forced to relocate their wedding

The president’s golf game is more important than a marriage. This we have learned.

# potus - Friday 11 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how much the Obamas paid in tax last year (and how much they gave to charity) Tax Returns

Here’s how much the Obamas paid in tax last year (and how much they gave to charity)

The couple paid an effective income tax rate of 20.4 per cent.

# potus - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie We were showcased as a 'nation of pimps' during Obama visit - Daly Hostile Reception

We were showcased as a 'nation of pimps' during Obama visit - Daly

The ULA TD says she wouldn’t have been surprised to have seen ministers dressed up in leprechaun hats.

# potus - Saturday 12 January, 2013

This is the week's news... skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Tinfoil hats to protect against interweb; abortion floodgates ‘like Guinness at The Gathering’; James Reilly a mystery to the Troika.

# potus - Sunday 4 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# potus - Friday 28 September, 2012

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Democrats mash up Mitt Romney's new campaign ad US 2012 This post contains videos

VIDEO: Democrats mash up Mitt Romney's new campaign ad

Video response to Republican candidate’s new strategy uses Romney video against him.

# potus - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Bizarre meat portraits of Obama and Romney Meat Heads This post contains images

Bizarre meat portraits of Obama and Romney

Artist makes the ultimeat tribute to Barack Obameat and Meat Romney. What’s your beef with that?

# potus - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Chicago erects plaque at spot of Obamas’ first kiss Pda This post contains images

Chicago erects plaque at spot of Obamas’ first kiss

The kiss “tasted like chocolate”, apparently.

# potus - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Down with the kids: Barack Obama slow-jams the news

What’s that then?

# potus - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Barack Obama has joined Pinterest (and posted the Obama family chilli recipe)

Red wine vinegar in chilli? Really, Obama?

# potus - Sunday 25 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Obama warns North Korea against conducting rocket test Tensions

Obama warns North Korea against conducting rocket test

The US president said there will be consequences if North Korea goes ahead with its plans to test a long-range rocket next month.

# potus - Friday 9 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie From #danafacts to #cardiff: top hashtags of the 31st Dáil’s first year One Year In

From #danafacts to #cardiff: top hashtags of the 31st Dáil’s first year

The government’s first year in office has seen Twitter debates over Miss Piggy, print toner and internship schemes.

# potus - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will the US Presidential race outcome affect us? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will the US Presidential race outcome affect us?

The United States is moving into White House fever after Super Tuesday – but do you think a change of US President (or not) come November will have any impact on Ireland?

# potus - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

From TheJournal.ie 14 game-changing moments of 2011 Review 2011 This post contains images

14 game-changing moments of 2011

These were the catalysts for some of the upheavals at home and abroad this past year…

# potus - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Mayor of the White House: Obama on Foursquare

US President joins location-based social network – so on which Internet hangout will he pop up next?

# potus - Monday 23 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Monday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Some of the news and views you may have missed in the excitement of this afternoon…

From TheJournal.ie In photos: Obama’s visit to Ireland Obama This post contains images

In photos: Obama’s visit to Ireland

The visit of US President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama, in pictures…

From TheJournal.ie #PotusIE: What Twitter is making of Obama’s visit Obama This post contains images

#PotusIE: What Twitter is making of Obama’s visit

Our selection of today’s top tweets on Barack and Michelle Obama’s historic visit.

From TheJournal.ie Obama speaks in Dublin: "Never has a nation so small inspired so much in another" Obama

Obama speaks in Dublin: "Never has a nation so small inspired so much in another"

At College Green, Dublin, this evening, the US president spoke warmly of the enduring “friendship and shared values” that continue to support a close relationship between the US and Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Irish musicians, actors and sports stars join festivities at Obama concert Obama

Irish musicians, actors and sports stars join festivities at Obama concert

Jedward takes to the stage at College Green to sing their Eurovision hit after Daniel Day-Lewis extended a warm welcome to the US president, incorporating the words of former president Abraham Lincoln.

From TheJournal.ie Access to College Green restricted as crowds build for Obama event Obama

Access to College Green restricted as crowds build for Obama event

Gardaí say the area near the stage for tonight’s event is already at capacity and are appealing to people not to travel in to that area of town.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands gather in Dublin city hours ahead of Obama’s presidential address Obama This post contains images

Thousands gather in Dublin city hours ahead of Obama’s presidential address

The US president performing at today’s event which will also feature music from Irish acts including Westlife, Jedward and Sharon Shannon.

From TheJournal.ie Obama’s Irish visit: A timeline Obama

Obama’s Irish visit: A timeline

The impromptu hurley jokes; the emotional speeches; the bad hair day. We’ve got it all in our minute-by-minute timeline of this historic day.