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President Obama & Michelle Attend Final National Christmas Tree Lighting With Stories, Singing, & A Slew Of Celebs! Watch!

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Donald Trump may be comin' to town next month — but until then, the Obama family is enjoying their last Christmas in the White House!

On Thursday, President Barack Obama shimmered some holiday hope in Washington for the 94th Annual National Christmas Tree Lighting on the Ellipse of the National Mall.

After lighting the tree with Michelle Obama, Sasha Obama, and Eva Longoria (sorry, Malia Obama), POTUS lit up the crowd with an impassioned speech about "America's goodness."

Related: Barack Says Michelle 'Will Never Run For Office'!

And because he always goes the extra mile in charming the crowd, the President then led a festive Jingle Bells sing-along with Santa himself!

The night got even more lit with performances by Kelly Clarkson, Chance the Rapper, James Taylor, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, The Lumineers, and Yolanda Adams.

Ch-ch-check out clips of the night (below) including Obama's speech, Michelle reading 'Twas The Night Before Christmas, and the festive jam sesh (below)!

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Sorry, Michelle Obama Fans — Barack Says She 'Will Never Run For Office'! Find Out Why!

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This year's exhausting presidential election made one thing clear: we're going to miss the days of an Obama White House.

And because Hillary Clinton made the idea of a former First Lady later running for President seem like a breeze, many were hoping the same political future would be in store for Michelle Obama.

Photos: Michelle & Melania Trump Literally Sip Tea At The White House!

But before #Michelle2020 catches more wind, Barack Obama confirmed that the current FLOTUS has NO aspirations to become a future POTUS!

In an interview conducted the day after Donald Trump won the election, Obama told Rolling Stone that "Michelle will never run for office," explaining:

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Ellen DeGeneres Was Stranded Outside The White House After Forgetting To Bring Her ID To Receive The Presidential Medal Of Freedom!

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Ellen DeGeneres may be the queen of cracking jokes, but it turns out White House security is no laughing matter.

On Tuesday, as the talk show host arrived at President Barack Obama's stomping grounds to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the TV personality realized she didn't have any identification with her.

Related: Ellen Is Named OUT Magazine's Entertainer Of The Year!

And while the funny lady's identity is undeniable — after all, her famous face is EVERYWHERE — security STILL turned her away, leaving the comedienne stranded on a bench outside.

Ellen took to Twitter to document the sad moment (above), captioning the silly shot:

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Young Barack Obama Is HOT In The Inspiring First Trailer For Netflix's Barry — Watch!

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Just when our loins were cooling down from seeing HOTT young Joe Biden, Netflix goes and gives us a glimpse at a young Barack Obama!

The streaming service just dropped a new trailer for their upcoming biopic Barry, in which newcomer Devon Terrell portrays a young Obama, or "Barry" as his friend call him in the movie, as he moves to New York City to attend Columbia University!

Related: Here's What Barack Told Sasha & Malia About Donald Trump Being Elected President!

The film not only deals with Barack's life as a student, but also touches on racial issues, family, dating, and discovering who he wants to become as a person!

Ch-ch-check out the exciting new trailer (above) to see a glimpse at Obama's early years and make sure you mark your calendars for December 16 when the flick lands on Netflix!

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Jon Stewart On The ONE Question No One Asked Donald Trump — See The Trusted Fake Newsman's Thoughts On The Election HERE!

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No one ever said creating an America for everyone was easy.

But according to Jon Stewart, the idea of a country run by people of different cultures, backgrounds, and histories is "not natural."

The former Daily Show host trimmed his beard to sit down with Charlie Rose and give his rational take on the results of the election.

Video: Seth Meyers Breaks Down Trump's Controversial 'Chief Strategist'!

He said on Thursday's CBS This Morning:

"I don't believe we are a fundamentally different country today than we were two weeks ago. The same country that elected Donald Trump elected Barack Obama. This election, to me is just another extension of the long argument that we've had from our founding, which is: What are we?"

Right now, we are a country with a Donald Trump presidency looming over our heads — an electoral upset the comedian attributes to citizens losing faith in our dysfunctional government.

While Trump's campaign was full of questions — Is he a sexual criminal? Is he fit to lead a country? Are his hands really that small? — Stewart says there's one question the President-elect was NEVER asked. He mused:

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