At the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, US President Barack Obama joked about spicing up his look by sporting Michelle Obama’s bangs to gain more popularity.
Last Published: Mon, Apr 29 2013. 03 35 PM IST
US President Barack Obama made light of his wife’s new bangs with mock pictures of himself with the same hairdo at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner in Washington on 27 April. Reuters
Obama joked that he plans a second-term evolution from being “a young Muslim socialist” to a retired golfer, all in his new hairstyle, which he says looked, “pretty good, but no bounce”. Reuters
US first lady Michelle Obama laughs as she sees Obama’s photos with bangs, during the White House Correspondents Association Dinner. AFP
Obama also poked fun at the media and his critics. About his Republican rivals, he said that the GOP’s minority outreach begins with him as a “trial run”. Bloomberg
Comedian Conan O’Brien and First Lady Michelle Obama smile for the cameras during the dinner. AFP
Actor Kevin Spacey laughs during the dinner. Other guests included Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Claire Danes, Korean entertainer Psy, Cabinet members, governors and members of Congress. Reuters