I like this Portrait

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    Who's the artist?
     
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    Obama sitting in a jungle surrounded by Kenyan flowers. Whoda thunkit?
     
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    Kehinde Wiley
     
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    I am no art expert

    But I think it sucks
     
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    Perhaps our tastes in art are a just a little too old school ... :dunno:

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    I am more of a Norman Rockwell type
     
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    Norman Rockwell certainly had a way of capturing the essence of a subject with a brush.
    All-in-all ... I think the President's portion of the portrait is fairly good ... I don't know what happened with the rest of the painting though ... :dunno:

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    It looks like a reference to his drug use.
     
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    Chicago and Hawaii flowers, as well. All part of his history.
    I like Michelle's a lot--the dress is very cool.
     
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    indeed. He sure knows how to pull off a dress
     
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