Obama Had Senate-Office ‘Portrait Session’ With Pornographer

On June 20, 2007, then-Sen. Barack Obama (D.-Ill.), who was seeking the Democratic presidential nomination at the time, hosted a “portrait session” in his U.S. Senate office where he posed for and with Terry Richardson, a man already well-known, as the flyleaf of a coffee-table collection of his work put it, as the photographer who “took 1970s porn esthetic and made it fashion chic.” “Who uses his fashion money to fund an X-rated website? Yes, Richardson,” said the flyleaf to the 2004 Read more […]