TIME publishes Obama prom photo, yearbook message

May 23, 2013 6:25:49 PM PDT
Prom season brings back many memories, especially for people who went to school with the most powerful man in the world.

TIME Magazine published a photo of then Barry Obama and some pals taken the night of his senior prom back in 1979 in Hawaii.

TIME also published a yearbook message he wrote for the girlfriend of a pal. It reads, "Kelli, you are extremely sweet and foxy, I don't know why Greg would want to spend any time with me at all! You really deserve better than clowns like us; you even laugh at my jokes!"

He might be president now, but he was a typical teenager back then.

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