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Guy Who Created The Famous Obama 'Hope' Poster Is MAD At The Prez! Find Out Why Here!

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Remember that famous "Hope" poster of President Barack Obama that made its debut around his 2008 presidential campaign?

Well, the artist who created it is now hopeless — at least with Obama, that is!

Shepard Fairey spoke to Esquire and ranted about Obama's work in the White House.

[ Related: President Obama Helps Send Off David Letterman In Style ]

When asked whether the Prez has lived up to the poster, Fairey told the mag "not even close," and added:

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President Barack Obama, Tina Fey, Julia Louis-Dreyfus & More Show Up For David Letterman's Very Last Episode Of The Late Show!

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What an amazing send off!

David Letterman has been a staple of late night TV ever since he took the desk back in 1993, and now he's being honored in the best way possible.

For Dave's final episode on CBS, we got to see the best bits of his 22 years as host, including an excellent opening monologue and some of his most famous interviews.

But not only was the episode about remembering his best moments, it was also about creating some memorable TV!

[ Photos: David Letterman's Top 20 Moments On Late Night TV! ]

A ton of famous faces came out to support Dave; including President Barack Obama and the three POTUSs before him, as well as Tina Fey, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Barbara Walters, and Chris Rock, just to name a few.

It was such an amazing way to celebrate Dave, and we're really going to miss him in late night, but we're excited to see what Stephen Colbert and his team can do in the slot!

Ch-ch-check out Dave's final monologue and Top 10 (above & below)!!!

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Creed Frontman Scott Stapp Reveals He Has Bipolar Disorder

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We just hope he's doing well!

Last year, Creed lead singer Scott Stapp shocked friends, family, and fans when he exhibited a variety of odd, erratic behaviors.

[ Related: T.I. Saved Scott Stapp's Life?! ]

From claiming the government stole his money, to believing the CIA told him to assassinate President Obama, the vocalist made headlines for all the wrong reasons.

Well now, the 41-year-old is shedding light on his turbulent year and has revealed he has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

The front man confesses that his manic episodes were not only caused by his mental illness, but also by drug and alcohol addiction.

He said:

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Are President Obama & David Letterman Going To Spend Their Retirements Together? Hear All About Their Vacation Plans HERE!

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We didn't realize it, but Barack Obama and David Letterman actually have a lot in common!

When the President stopped by for his last ever ​Late Show interview, the subject came up that they would both be out of a job soon.

[ Related: See David Letterman's Insanely Star-Studded Final Late Show Guest Lineup HERE! ]

So what are they going to do with their retirement?

Maybe teach law, maybe just play dominoes — either way, it sounds like they'd like to spend some more time together!

See all the silly R&R talk — and a more sincere farewell (below)!

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Michelle Obama Inspires And Shows Her Alma Mater Love At The Same Time!

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Michelle Obama may have met President Obama at Harvard Law School, but she's still got love for her undergrad alma mater: Princeton!

The First Lady donned a Princeton Tigers jersey for the very first ever city-wide College Signing Day with Get Schooled and Detroit College Access Network at Wayne State University. She was joined by R&B songstress Ciara and University of Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh to promote post-secondary education to 2,000 students.

[ Related: The First Lady Dishes On Daughters Sasha And Malia! ]

Michelle emphasized the importance of going to college:

"I think that this day, the day where you publicly declare where you're going to college, this day should be as glamorous and as exciting as those athletic signing days. This day should be on TV, with fireworks and celebrities."

We couldn't agree more! The rally was part of her Reach Higher initiative. Ch-ch-check out more photos from the event above!

[Image via Getty Images.]

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