by Celeste Little onOctober 25, 2012
Obama visits The Tonight Show. Plus, Luther is his inner angry black man on Key & Peele.
by Tavis Smiley onOctober 25, 2012
Writing at the Huffington Post, Tavis Smiley presents a list of funny (and not-so-funny) lines that he hopes not to hear the day after the election.
by Sheryl Huggins Salomon onOctober 24, 2012
His "October surprise" announcement rehashes old Birther claims and offers a deal to the president.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onOctober 23, 2012
A few factual details behind the most memorable zinger of the third presidential debate.
October 23, 2012
President Obama delivers at a campaign event at the Delray Tennis Center in Florida.
by Joshua R. Weaver onOctober 22, 2012
The Root Recommends: An event to view President Obama and Mitt Romney discuss foreign policy issues.
by Jonathan Capehart onOctober 20, 2012
Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart writes that this week's decision in Windsor v. United States overturning the Defense of Marriage Act signals the large-scale shift in discrimination against the LGBT community.
by Jamal Simmons onOctober 19, 2012
Jamal Simmons writes at U.S. News & World Report that Mitt Romney's failure to anticipate the president's impressive debate performance in the "rock 'em, sock 'em" exchange was typical of the GOP.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onOctober 18, 2012
The man caught in a recent terror sting allegedly considered targeting the president before he planned a car bomb attack on the Federal Reserve in New York City.
October 18, 2012
President Obama will tape an appearance on Jon Stewart's late-night talk show.
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