Damon Weaver, 11-Year-Old Reporter, Interviews Obama

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Damon Weaver landed his biggest story yet, as the pint-sized journo landed a interview with Barack Obama.The two chatted about the public school system, school lunches, and the importance of parents in a child's education.Obama handles the interview with aplomb overall, avoiding the patronizing tone that others (cough, Joe Biden, cough) found hard to avoid.You can see a video of the whole thing below:Read Full Story

Damon Weaver -- Kid reporter gets college scholarship

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Damon Weaver just landed a full ride scholarship for his reporting. Damon Weaver, our favorite reporter still in the fifth grade, just landed a full ride to Albany State University. The cub reporters YouTube video clips were one of our favorite parts of last falls presidential race, and we're glad to see he'll be able to pursue higher education.Way to go, Damon!From the Palm Beach Post: Beverly Robinson, the university's vice president for student affairs, learned about Damon through a...Read Full Story