Barack Obama gets ready to watch the Oscars

American President Barack Obama tweeted this image of him and his wife Michelle, getting ready to watch the 2013 Oscars.

The president tweeted: "Happy #Oscars night".

Barack Obama: Happy #Oscars night Credit: Twitter/@BarackObama

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