On Friday, Mic released an article called “Obama considering post-presidential media career, sources say.”
Even though the article contains a statement from White House communications director Jen Psaki in which she states, “While the president will remain actively engaged in inspiring young people and he is interested in the changing ways people consume information, he has no plans to get into the media business after he leaves office,” we’re all spending our Friday evening talking about these rumors.
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So why would Barack Obama desire a career in new media after spending eight years rapidly aging due to the massive stress of being president of the USA? Could it be a love for content, a passion for meals consisting of free cereal and seltzer or a desire to download sick apps like Meerkat that will inevitably fade before ever catching on with the general public? Read more…