"They have abandoned their responsibilities, acting like boys instead of men. And the foundations of our families are weaker because of it."
“Don’t get carried away with that eighth-grade graduation... You’re supposed to graduate from eighth grade.”
“I know how hard it is to get kids to eat properly,” Mr. Obama said. “But I also know that folks are letting our children drink eight sodas a day, which some parents do, or, you know, eat a bag of potato chips for lunch. Buy a little desk or put that child at the kitchen table. Watch them do their homework.”