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Obama presidency

Barack Obama's presidency was from 2009 to 2017

President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama - Most Americans are more familiar with the President's NCAA bracket than his foreign policy. While it's no secret he's a huge basketball fan, only a privileged few have had the chance to play him one-on-one. But ol' Barry's political ambitions effectively put his basketball career on hold. For now, he'll have to settle for watching Team USA compete at the Olympics. (Photo by Edward Linsmier/Getty Images)

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