I want all these young people to be getting a higher education, and I don’t want them loaded up with tens of thousands of dollars of debt just to get an education. That’s how we make America great.

Of course, that means all of you all have got to hit the books. I’m just saying. Don’t cheer and then you didn’t do your homework.

Because that’s part of the bargain—America says we will give you opportunity, but you’ve got to earn your success.

You’re competing against young people in Beijing and Bangalore. They’re not hanging out. They’re not playing video games. They’re not watching “Real Housewives.” I’m just saying. It’s a two-way street. You’ve got to earn success.

That wasn’t in my prepared remarks. But I’m just saying.

President Obama today, keeping it real (via barackobama)

Don’t cheer and then you didn’t do your homework! FULL TRANSCRIPT HERE.

(via readersofcolor)

You wanna be commander in chief? You can start by standing up for the men and women who wear the United States uniform, even when it’s not politically convenient.

President Obama- Addressing all the GOP candidates, who stayed quiet as the debate crowd booed a gay soldier serving in Iraq (via cornachio)

BOOOOOM! FUCKYEAH

(via unkleannie)

Where have you been President? I’ve missed you!

(Source: thesoapboxschtick)

deantrippe:

Barack Obama Looking at Awesome Things #13: The Fortress of Solitude.

deantrippe:

Barack Obama Looking at Awesome Things #13: The Fortress of Solitude.

"While fellow editor Anna North was looking through Urban Outfitters’ online catalog, she noticed that one of the shirts for sale was being marketed under two color combinations: "White/Charcoal" and "Obama/Black." Yes, really.”
(from Jezebel)

"While fellow editor Anna North was looking through Urban Outfitters’ online catalog, she noticed that one of the shirts for sale was being marketed under two color combinations: "White/Charcoal" and "Obama/Black." Yes, really.”

(from Jezebel)

What can I say? I love a president who’s a tech-nerd…

What can I say? I love a president who’s a tech-nerd…