Barack Obama Facts

1. As a teenager, Obama took drugs including marijuana and cocaine
2. Obama was known as "O'Bomber" at high school for his skill at basketball
3. Barack Obama collects Spider-Man and Conan the Barbarian comics
4. Obama's name means "one who is blessed" in Swahili
5. In 1967, Barack Obama's mother married her second husband, Lolo ("Crazy") Soetoro from Indonesia. Lolo practiced a form of Islam that incorporated ideas from other belief systems.




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