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    President Barack Obama bends over so the son of a White House staff member can pat his head during a family visit to the Oval Office May 8, 2009. The youngster wanted to see if the President's haircut felt like his own. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
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    1. Zeech 59 months ago

      My little nephew keeps making me, go back to this image so he can giggle and smile, and I am lost for words each time... so cute

    2. greekgeek 59 months ago

      I can't believe I actually like a president.

      Competent was the most I hoped for.


      I'll take two!

    3. TLoSavio 59 months ago

      A man never stands so tall as when he stoops to help a child.

    4. LadyDee's 59 months ago

      Wonderful! So happy that he can see a reflection of himself in our amazing president!

    5. donnadoo2 59 months ago

      this gives me hope in mankind

    6. GQAlex 59 months ago

      all of you leaving these negative about the President about him bending over to let a child touch his head do have anything better to do. I think when it comes to being intelligent President Obama is probably the most intelligent President we've ever going to have. Look where the last moron that was in the whitehouse got us into, and I believe all of the negative posts being left on this photostream are being left by many morons that liked GWB

    7. Kingkongphoto & www.celebrity-photos.com 59 months ago

      Truly Classic Image...
      here is the old saying...in a photograph
      A man never stands so Tall....

    8. Kingkongphoto & www.celebrity-photos.com 59 months ago

      Lord ...this is yet another wonderful difference between
      this White house...and the Last.

    9. Nord_Flakes 59 months ago

      Obama is bowing to a Muslim minor who is sieg-heiling at him. Rush's head is about to explode.

    10. Regular Citizen 58 months ago

      Sometimes, I have a feeling that this president enjoys driving conservative (Fox) crazy

    11. AsadZesiro 58 months ago

      This picture is powerful, it has a psychological impact that all intelligent individuals will admire respect and embrace. The other morons will try to reduce it to something within the limits of their understanding. Screen Saver for the rest of the year for me.

    12. nzag 58 months ago

      What GreekGeek said.

      I love this guy.

    13. mckenny29 58 months ago

      This is an inspirational model. love this

    14. Dave Simmons1 57 months ago

      Amazing picture, very cute !.

    15. shahbasharat 57 months ago

      former president G. W. Bush would have done the other way round (felt the kid's head to check if it felt like his)

    16. Been Buddy Longway 56 months ago

      So endearing.

      The real great minds are able to come down from their hights...

    17. sinaminute 49 months ago

      Smart kid, he had heard that rubbing a black man's head will bring you good luck and he figured if the man was also the president it would double the luck.

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