June 20, 2009
Of course, this was the money shot.
I liked the one above better though, Obama not just emphasizing the role of fathers on Father’s Day but actually modeling the role at home in the backyard.
(image: Alex Wong/Getty. caption: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) greets young men from local schools during a South Lawn event at the White House June 19, 2009 in Washington, DC. President Obama held events at the White House to highlight the importance of fatherhood and mentorship to their families and communities)