Obama commented on a Humans of New York photo because he wastes as much time on Facebook as all of us.

Obama commented on a Humans of New York photo because he wastes as much time on Facebook as all of us.
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That's a nice endorsement for your blog.

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Parents love pics of other parents' kids.
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Humans of New York is a massively popular photo blog that headed to Iran this summer, and a recent post caught the eye of President Obama. The picture featured a young Iranian boy and his father, along with a story from the proud parent telling how he knew his son would be a humanitarian when the boy gave away a bag of fruit he was asked to hold.

“Today’s his tenth birthday. He’s a very emotional young man. He likes to solve other people’s problems. One time...

Posted by Humans of New York on Thursday, September 3, 2015

It was so touching that it compelled a fellow proud parent who happens to be the President of the United States to leave a comment.

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"One of the most fulfilling things that can happen to you as a parent is see the values you've worked to instill in your kids start to manifest themselves in their actions -- and this one really resonated with me." 

Whenever the President himself is signing a social media post, he always includes his initials, "bo." Brandon Stanton, the photographer behind Humans of New York, is having very good luck with the side project he started after he lost his finance job back in 2010.

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