Posts Tagged ‘Barack Obama’

Tony and Janina’s American Wedding

President Barack Obama just returned from a visit to Poland, and the news reports are encouraging. He has thrown his support behind lifting the visa for Polish citizens who want to visit the U.S.A. Exisiting law was based on the refusal rate of visas rather than the overstay rate, Obama said in the Chicago Sun-TimesMay 29, and it […]

Reading with the Stars: A Celebration of Books and Libraries

Celebrities have been loving libraries for a very long time, posing for the American Library Association’s ubiquitous READ posters, writing testimonials, and giving impassioned speeches about their childhood experiences in that most American of American institutions, the public library. I remember my first close encounter with a movie star. It was in 1991 and I […]