Monday, January 19, 2009

Obama trivia!

Trivia...

Ø His name means "one who is blessed" in Swahili

Ø “Barry” was his name in university, “Renegade” was the name used by secret service handlers, and “Bar” is his nickname given by his grandmother!

Ø He carries a tiny Madonna, child statue, a bracelet belonging to a soldier in Iraq, and lord Hanuman for good luck/charm

Ø Harvard all female committee rejected him to appear in black pin-up calendar


“Do The Right Thing” was the film he took Michelle on first date! Michelle will be the tallest first lady ever in White house!

Ø He won a Grammy in 2006 for the audio version of his memoir, Dreams From My Father

His favorite films are Casablanca and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Ø He collects Spider-Man and Conan the Barbarian comics

Obama has read every Harry Potter book!

Ø His favorite snacks are chocolate-peanut protein bars – he use to munch them in 08 campaign

Ø He enjoys playing scrabble and poker


Ø His worst habit according to him is to constantly check his blackberry phone, wonder if that is allowed in white house!

Ø If not a politician he would like to be an architect

Ø Uses apple Mac laptop
He is a left hander (so was Bill Clinton) and overall the 6th post-war president to be left handed

Ø By the way, he can speak Spanish

Ø He can bench press an impressive 200lbs
Ø He is planning to install basketball court at white house!

Welcome to 44th President of United states of America to white house, the most loved man and hope he can bring the change!