Happy Birthday, President Obama! Here Are 13 Times You Had No Chill – And We Loved You For It


President Barack Obama, who turns 54 today, is the realest commander-in-chief ever, period. Whether he's talking about guacamole or gun control, he does it with candor, grace and style that's inimitable.


To celebrate his special day, we've put together a list of 13 our favorite, realest moments that only the POTUS could deliver.

When He Had The Most Epic Mic Drop Of All Time

"I have no more campaigns to run...I know 'cause I won both of them," he said in his State of the Union address in January.

Sometimes He Tweets About Guacamole...

...But Sometimes He Talks About Gun Control

In June, The President joined Marc Maron on his WTF Podcast to discuss everything from racism to congress to gun violence. "It’s not enough just to feel bad. There are actions that could be taken to make events like this less likely," he told Maron.

He Read His 'Mean Tweets'...

...But Uses His Twitter To Talk About Really Important Stuff, Like Prison Reform

...And The Confederate Flag

...And Sharing His Playlist

...And Having Casual Convos With His Faves

Also, He Played Ping-Pong With British Prime Minister David Cameron -- It's NBD


US President Barack Obama (L) and Britis

He Totally Called Out The People Who Opposed His Climate Plan

...And Roasted Zach Galifinakis On 'Between Two Ferns'

He Used A Selfie Stick To Talk About Healthcare...

...And Even Teamed Up With Key & Peele

Happy 54th, POTUS! (If you're reading this, we hope you let us KNOW-TUS).

Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images

President Obama Visit To Ireland - Day One

(I'll never make a pun again...sorry).