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Okay, So There’s More Work to Be Done Yet!


I may have spoken a bit prematurely when I posted Monday about our governor and his increasingly high national profile. Despite his being chairman of the Democratic Governors Association and a fairly visible Obama-surrogate, his name escaped the president for a moment at an event on Monday.

It went like this: Obama said, “Jack O’Malley — where’s Jack — Martin.  Where’s Martin?  Sorry.  I was…” Like a good politician, Gov. O’Malley was quick with a joke to ease the awkwardness of the situation.

So O’Malley’s got some more work to do in terms of brand recognition, before he stakes his claim for the presidency. But there’s plenty of time for that, right?

Under Armour Makes Custom Basketball Shoes for President Obama


Courtesy of Citybizlist – Under Armour has reportedly designed a pair of basketball shows for President Barack Obama complete with the presidential seal.

“Barack gets unreleased Under Armour shoes because he is literally the most powerful man in the world. If you think about it, it makes sense. What shoe company wouldn’t send a basketball-playing president a pair of their shoes, just on the off chance he’ll be photographed carrying them and giving a thumbs up? I’m guessing it was the same thing with denim shirt makers and President Bush,” according to a post on The Score. 

Read more at citybizlist