Tag: The White House

The White House’s 2nd annual Big Block of Cheese Day is back this year. For those, like me, who are unfamiliar with this tradition, it pays tribute to the day on February 22, 1837 where President Jackson had a 1400-pound block of cheese wheeled into the White House as guests were invited to open it […]


This is really interesting. It’s been widely known that the first daughters, Malia and Sasha, are kept on social media lockdown by Michelle Obama. It’s not unusual I guess since the daughters represent The White House just as much sometimes as their parents and having the risk of them going off on unsanctioned rants, activities, […]

This short, but powerful documentary tells the story of Paul Gentile and his 16 year quest to build an exact, functional 1/7 scale replica of the famed original White House Steinway piano. The original White House Steinway, serial number 100,000, was donated to the American people in 1903 to show the Steinway family’s gratitude, as […]