The Obamas’ Extended Family

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Sunday NY Times examines the future first couple’s close friendship with three fellow South Siders– Martin Nesbitt, Eric Whitaker and Valerie Jarrett.

“Newcomers are unlikely to replicate the intensity of this group’s ties, formed over more than a decade by births and deaths, Scrabble games, barbecues and vacations, but also by shared beliefs about race, success and responsibility.”

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