Arrives by Thu, Jul 16. Highly recommend, Another fantastic book by Pete Souza, “Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents!” I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry, but the concept of this book was genius! Current selection is: Hardcover. Look and think about the content/contrast! Here, more than one hundred of Souza’s unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, … A timeless piece. He tells his supporters how he alone can fix the economy, yet his policies will hurt them and help line his pockets, as well as those of rich people like him. Souza throws shade, but also encourages readers to “use our energy to do something about it. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. October 16th 2018 Something we all can laugh about together because this current President is a big disgusting joke. $19.99 $ 19. This book is great and I love the high quality photos and snippets of his CLASSY tweets! But the point was made. His books include the New York Times bestseller The Rise of Barack Obama, which documents the president's meteoric ascent from his first day in the United States Senate through the 2008 Pennsylvania presidential primary. Brilliant juxtaposition of the crazy alternate universe of today with the presidential, genuine and historic Obama tenure. Still, it was nice to remember a time when I was proud of our president. by Little, Brown and Company. Qty: Free . The, Pete Souza’s Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents is a photographic essay of President Obama’s first 500 days contrasted with the tweetstorm that emanated multiple times daily from the Trump White House during his first 500 days. 31 product ratings. Walmart # 569727935. There's a problem loading this menu right now. And then there's his ongoing attempt to cripple millions of Americans by taking away their health insurance.”, Obama: An Intimate Portrait: The Historic Presidency in Photographs. Write a review. Edit 11/14/20 to say SUCK IT to anyone who voted for Trump because I can, you bunch of goddamn morons, and also I'm laughing maniacally that this and Mr. Souza's other marvelous book, Pete Souza’s Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents is a photographic essay of President Obama’s first 500 days contrasted with the tweetstorm that emanated multiple times daily from the Trump White House during his first 500 days. No time to be disinterested these days! The one word caption: “Stormy”, Another fantastic book by Pete Souza, “Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents!” I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry, but the concept of this book was genius! Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. Extremely creative! The Obama WH was far from perfect, but this book serves as an ode to a simpler, more optimistic (and certainly less mean!) Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. this is one book i know i can give as a gift that the recipient won't have (yet) in his library. I'm not alone according to my lcsw when I say this administration has made me an angry, anxiety- riddled mess. It was a carnival barker who had ascended to the presidency by sheer bravado, bullshit, and outright lies.”, “The White House now emanates a constant barrage of lies and hateful comments. Very little text. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidentsclick here https://en-bos657.blogspot.com/?book=0316421820 The contrast between 44 and 45 is so stark and another editor may have taken a more truculent approach. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza. Souza juxtaposes his iconic photos of the Obama presidency with some of Trump’s most insane tweets and comments to highlighting the differences between the 44th president and Trump. There photos are of course perfect, and the typesetting is a beautiful addition to the touching and often comical content. 2-day delivery. It’s bittersweet to recognize how boring things used to be, with scandals like the breaching of the Chipotle sneeze guard (the horror!). Souza juxtaposes his iconic portraits of the Obama … the contrast between the two is astounding. Obama administration chief photographer Pete Souza’s new book, Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents, serves as a brutal reminder. Buy a cheap copy of Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents book by Pete Souza. Great photos. 4.5 • 68 Ratings; $12.99; $12.99 ; Publisher Description. As I prefer my presidents to be analytical, informed, considerate of the feelings of others, factual and professional I'm giving it 4 stars despite the obvious pro Obama slant. Pete Souza is such a talented photographer but also the most clever producer of shade towards the current administration. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidentsclick here https://en-bos657.blogspot.com/?book=0316421820 I love how much shade Pete Souza throws , as if he's being honest AF about the shit stain that is this administration. The dictionary says it's a "subtle, sneering expression of contempt for or disgust with someone - sometimes verbal, and sometimes not." Contrasting a time when our White House had some dignity, with a President who didn't tweet nasty stuff, and actually cared about more than himself The pictures are stirring. A snarky, hilarious, and thought-provoking collection of photos from Obama’s official photographer, alongside tweets from 45. 5,261 global ratings | 565 global reviews. When I first saw page 102 I thought it was an error, but realized, given the content (blathering idiocy) that it was another example of Pete throwing shade. It reminds me of when I was proud of our president. American presidents know that from the moment they wake up to the moment they go to bed, the lens of history is on them. What began with Souza''s Instagram posts soon after President … So yeah, plenty to miss about those days. The photos in this book are of the highest quality. I already purchased a second one which I am sending to my best friend. To create our... To see what your friends thought of this book. Some were a bit tepid and unparallel. I recently saw a wonderful documentary called The Way I See It which highlighted the differences between the Obama & Trump administrations as seen through the eyes of Pete Souza-White House photographer. I loved this book. Pete Souza’s Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents is a photographic essay of President Obama’s first 500 days contrasted with the tweetstorm that emanated multiple times daily from the Trump White House during his first 500 days. Staff Pick. Shade A Tale of Two Presidents. So happy I ordered it ahead of time. Because the pictures are juxtaposed to throw “shade” at something Trump said or did - I found the compilation of the things the Trump Administration has done in two years - overwhelmingly sad and jarring when put all together in this format: Trump revoking Obama Guidelines on Transgender Bathrooms; WH Bars Some News Organizations From Briefing; Trump’s Travel Ban Blocks Migran. He shuns preparation for meetings with foreign heads of state. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Quite an interesting and creative set up. To him, a critical news story is "FAKE NEWS." Previously Souza was an Assistant Professor of Photojournalism at Ohio University, the national photographer for the Chicago Tribune, a freelancer for National Geographic, and an Official White House Photographer for President Reagan. To him, all our intelligence agencies are corrupt. (now i just need to quit looking at it and wrap it as a gift or pretty soon i'll need to order a copy for myself! Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. From Pete Souza, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Obama: An Intimate Portrait, comes a potent commentary on the Presidency -- and our country. 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 31 product ratings. Shade:A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza is a book I got from the library and it was funny and sad at the same time. The president acts like he does not respect democracy or the rule of law. So moving and relevant. Welcome back. Ratings and Reviews. I love this book! Got to find humor where we can. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. “What made the day surreal was the person President Obama was handing the keys over to. Shade : A Tale of Two Presidents (Paperback) 5. 99. If you’re considering buying this book, do it! Get his book if you're a fan of Obama. Evidently, he would take to social media after some comment or action by Trump and contrast it with a picture of Obama from his files. It is accompanied by a Mandela quote about babies not being born with hatred towards others skin color. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Five stars for the mere concept, the snarky title and the wonderful Obama pics! Loved everything about this book. Anyway, in the documentary Souza mentioned this book & how it came about which made me want to "read" it. Pete Souza, the very definition of an insider, presents his case eloquently, stunningly illustrated with his intimate portraits of an era sadly passed but still rooted in memory. Shade : A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza (2018, Hardcover) The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable). He does not respect women, minorities, or immigrants; he often doesn't appear to respect his own wife. Hardcover From Powells.com. Published on October 16, 2018 by Anna C Hayes, Reviewed in the United States on October 20, 2018. ETA: Note re: p. 50 and 102. 38. When White House photographer Pete Souza started posting his photos on Instagram, contrasting pictures of President Obama with tweets from Trump, readers started commenting that he was throwing shade. The photographer/author did fantastic work and is a genius for putting it all together in this book. Was very excited to received this however, the book ii poorly printed, hardly legible and has text printed over each other/images making the book useless. the book is beautifully and thoughtfully laid out and researched. His presidency has become a reality game show, driven by his primal need to achieve the best ratings and wins--for himself. While much is as would be expected, the book’s design serves to heighten the differences between these men serving in the same office, sometimes leading to smiles, often to … Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. That and the blank Valentine’s Day page. on $35+ orders. $20.38 $ 20. Which every decent, rational, and intelligent person should. I could just cry. From Pete Souza, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Obama: An Intimate Portrait , comes a potent commentary on the Presidency--and our country. Because it does. Refresh and try again. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. Pete Souza. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. I can’t say this book made me feel better about the current state of politics as it made me miss Obama even more than I already did. From the time Pres Trump labeled himself a ‘very stable genius’, "I surround myself with the best people", etc., etc. And especially about children ) 5 a Mandela quote about babies not being born with towards. 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