US President Barack Obama just gave his final speech as the leader of the free world, and openly wept during the touching farewell address as he thanked his family for their unwavering support. But viewers watching the 44th president sign off on his eight years in office were left wondering why Obama’s youngest daughter Sasha, 15, did not attend the celebration in Chicago, the family’s original hometown. While his wife Michelle and eldest daughter Malia, 18, received standing ovations and later joined the President on stage, Sasha was nowhere to be seen. The hashtag #WhereIsSasha soon began trending on Twitter as punters wondered why Sasha would miss such an important moment in her father’s career. Her absence was made especially apparent as Malia wiped away tears while watching her… Next...
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