Eight Times When Obama Honored People With Photos of Himself

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• September 26, 2016 12:34 pm


President Obama honored the late Arnold Palmer on Monday by posting a photo of himself with the golfing legend on Twitter.

Below are eight times when Obama honored those who had died and made it about himself.



1. Arnold Palmer

2. Muhammad Ali

3. Nelson Mandela

4. Elie Weisel

5. Rosa Parks

6. John F. Kennedy

7. Neil Armstrong

Organizing for Action posted a picture on Tumblr of Obama looking at the night sky upon the death of Armstrong, the first person to walk on the moon.

8. Pearl Harbor

On December 7, 2013, Obama’s Facebook page featured a picture of him descending the stairs at the Pearl Harbor memorial with a message about remembering the Americans killed that day in 1941.

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