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President Barack Obama to Introduce Series Premiere of Cosmos!

Official portrait of President-elect Barack Obama on Jan. 13, 2009.

(Photo by Pete Souza)

President Barack Obama will introduce the series premiere of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey tomorrow night. This is the logical extension of the debut of the White House Student film Festival last weekend and illustrates how important the original series was – and how important this new series is considered to be.

The President’s message will be made available online shortly after its on-air debut. Check out the press release after the jump.

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President Barack Obama To Visit Late Night With Jimmy Fallon!

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President Barack Obama will make his first appearance on NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday, April 24 (12:35am Eastern/11:35 pm Central). The special broadcast will be taped from the campus of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Tuesday to air that same night.

Dave Matthews is set to perform as the April 24th musical guest. Fallon will also bring along his acclaimed house band The Roots.

History in the Making: Sitting President Does Daytime Talk Show for the First Time!

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For the first time in history, a sitting president will appear on a daytime talk show. That’s right, folks. On Thursday morning, President Barack Hussein Obama will put himself squarely in the hot seat on the grill that is known as The View [ABC, 11/10C].

President Obama’s interview, scheduled to tape on Wednesday, July 28, will touch on topics including his administrations accomplishments, jobs, the economy, the Gulf oil spill and family life inside the White House.

On this auspicious occasion, View co-founder Barbara Walters will join the show’s regulars: Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, and Sherri Shepherd in the studio.

President Obama’s appearance is part of The View’s ongoing Red, White & View campaign, which is committed to political guests and discussions.