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Tumblr: 'Obama Eating Burgers'

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Because everything is destined to be Tumblr-ized, here's obamaeatingburgers.tumblr.com, a collection of photos of President Obama eating burgers More

Doctors Want Obama to Stop Eating Burgers at Photo Ops

Robyn Lee 6 comments

Is President Obama sending the wrong message whenever he eats unhealthful food on camera, such as a hamburger or hot dog? Washington, DC-based organization Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) says yes, and it's raising awareness about the issue. More

Kyrgyzstan, You're Doing It Wrong

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"In terms of authenticity, the Obama Bar & Grill still has a ways to go. The chicken and turkey cheeseburgers aren't actually burgers but mayo-heavy sandwiches, albeit on very nice toasted buns." —Eurasian.net on the recently opened Obama-themed restaurant Obama... More

Obama Visits El Mago de las Fritas in Miami

Robyn Lee 2 comments

Last night at the end of a fundraising trip, President Obama visited the over 25-year-old Cuban burger joint El Mago de las Fritas in Miami. He ordered one frita and five fritas with cheese, says Burger Beast. [via NBC Miami]... More

Obama Treats Russian President Medvedev to Lunch at Ray's Hell Burger

Robyn Lee 15 comments

A little over a year ago President Obama ate lunch at Ray's Hell Burger in Arlington, Virginia, with Vice President Joe Biden. Today Obama returned to Ray's for lunch with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, says The New York Times.... More

Obama Brings More Business to Ray's Hell Burger

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After getting a visit last month from President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, Ray's Hell Burger in Arlington, Virginia, has had a bit of a pick-up in business. In an interview with TMZ.com, owner Michael Landrum says... More

Video: Obama Burger Run to Five Guys on 'Inside the Obama White House'

Adam Kuban 6 comments

On Friday we noted that President Barack Obama made a burger run to Five Guys with NBC's Brian Williams. Last night NBC aired footage of the most recent Obama Burger Run as part of the special report Inside the... More

Breaking: More Obama Burgers; Orders Lunch from Five Guys

Robyn Lee 18 comments

Right now: President Obama orders Five Guys for lunch. Burger for himself and food for NBC's Brian Williams. No word on whether POTUS ordered it medium-well with Dijon. Follow @InsideObamaWH for further developments. [via @Gordoneats] Update: He ordered a cheeseburger... More

What Do You Think of Dijon on Burgers?

Adam Kuban 26 comments

Oh, hell. "Dijongate," sparked by Obama and Biden's visit to Ray's Hell Burger, is probably pretty played out by now. I started a post about it yesterday and started bloviating, but my draft got too long and became unfocused. Partly... More

Obama, Biden Eat at Ray's Hell Burger

Adam Kuban 18 comments

"No, we gotta pay for it. See all these people here? They'll write about it if we don't pay for it." Photograph from apium on Flickr President Barack Obama and veep Joe Biden had lunch at Arlington, Virginia's Ray's Hell... More

In Videos: Barack Obama Orders a Burger on Air Force One

Robyn Lee 19 comments

From National Geographic's upcoming TV series, On Board Air Force One, comes this clip of President Barack Obama (though president-elect at the time) ordering a burger before taking his first flight on the presidential plane. His order? Medium-well burger... More

Obama's Not-So-Secret Hawaiian Burger Joint

Robyn Lee 6 comments

Photograph of avocado burger from Kua 'Aina from skyseeker on Flickr. After reading Pico Iyer's feature on Barack Obama in Time, Amy Wolf of Sunset Magazine tried to figure out what unnamed Hawaiian burger joint Iyer and Obama had... More

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