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mr. president.

January 26

these are photos from 1980, when barack obama was a freshman at occidental college in la. lisa jack, a friend, approached him to be a model for some black and whites she was shooting.

one of the best looking presidents ever? yes.

great black and white shots of the young president? yes.

loving the smile? yes.

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check out my old post turning point for the stencil i made based on an old photo of him as well. not from the same series, but another great old black and white shot of barack.

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if you aren’t into young barack, then the following is a link to the boston globe website, FULL of spectacular pictures of the inauguration ceremony, which drew an estimated 1.2 million people to the national mall for the festivities. i definitely welled up a little when looking through the photos of the global reaction the inauguration, inspiring pictures to say the least: boston globe inauguration

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