Monday, October 15, 2012

Fact of the Day: Hawaii to Indonesia

After his mother divorced his father, Barack Obama later had a stepfather. His stepdad was Lolo Soetoro who met his mother through the University of Hawaii. Soetoro eventually returned to Indonesia, and the future president spent a good bit of his childhood there as a result. Through his mother's 2nd marriage, he also has a sister, Maya Soetoro. 

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  1. Huh, never know that about Obama.

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    1. no that's his mom's father. She eventually divorced her 2nd husband as well, so there's really not that many pictures of them all together.

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  3. it seems this would help with an understanding of another culture.

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