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  • President Obama Pardons Giants Legend Willie McCovey For Tax Evasion

    President Obama Pardons Giants Legend Willie McCovey For Tax Evasion

    With just a few more days of being the President of the United States, Barack Obama decided to sneak in one last pardon before he hands the keys to Donald Trump. San Francisco Giants legend Willie McCovey was originally charged with tax evasion back in 1995 after he knowingly failed to report $70,000 in income made from autographs […]

  • Obama Booed At NFL Stadiums Around The League During 9/11 Tribute Message

    Obama Booed At NFL Stadiums Around The League During 9/11 Tribute Message

    The start of the inaugural Sunday games for the 2016 NFL season began with a bunch of controversies about players kneeling during the playing of the National Anthem. Sunday marked the 15th anniversary of 9/11, and every game was opened with a pre-recorded 9/11 remembrance address from President Barack Obama. He was boo’d throughout different stadiums […]

  • Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas’ Grandmother Pardoned By President Obama

    Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas’ Grandmother Pardoned By President Obama

    On Wednesday, Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was informed that President Barack Obama commuted the life sentence of his grandmother, Minnie Pearl Thomas, along with 214 other non-violent drug offenders.     Wanna Thank the @POTUS for everything he’s done for my family, and a lot more families giving them second chances. Couldn’t be a better day! — Demaryius Thomas (@DemaryiusT) […]

  • Russell Westbrook Wants to Play For Barack Obama’s NBA Team (Video)

    Russell Westbrook Wants to Play For Barack Obama’s NBA Team (Video)

    Last week, White House press secretary Josh Earnest stirred up some headlines when he said that President Obama has “discussed” the possibility of one day owning an NBA team. The comments came during a discussion with members of the media about what the First Fan plans to do when his second term is up. Earnest […]

  • President Obama Tells Tyronn Lue to Make J.R. Smith Put on a Damn Shirt (Video)

    President Obama Tells Tyronn Lue to Make J.R. Smith Put on a Damn Shirt (Video)

    President Obama called Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue this week to congratulate him on winning Cleveland’s first pro sports championship in 52 years. That in itself isn’t all that interesting. It’s customary now for Presidents to call to congratulate pro sports teams on winning championships. However, this call was particularly amusing for two reasons. First, […]

  • Barack Obama Calls Broncos to Congratulate Them on SB 50 Victory

    Barack Obama Calls Broncos to Congratulate Them on SB 50 Victory

    As winners of Super Bowl 50, the Denver Broncos will get to visit the White House sometime later in the year, but U.S. President Barack Obama didn’t want to wait until then to congratulate the NFL champs.  So he picked up the phone and gave head coach Gary Kubiak and defensive end DeMarcus Ware a […]

  • President Obama Nails a 40-Ft Chip Shot on Vacation in Hawaii (Video)

    President Obama Nails a 40-Ft Chip Shot on Vacation in Hawaii (Video)

    One of the best things about being President of the United States—or probably the only good thing, really—is that when you do something awesome, there will most likely be cameras around to document it. So when President Obama sank a 40-foot chip shot while on vacation in Hawaii, he could breathe easy knowing that he didn’t have […]