“Today’s his tenth birthday. He’s a very emotional young man. He likes to solve other people’s problems. One time...Posted by Humans of New York on Thursday, September 3, 2015
Barack Obama made headlines on Thursday when he left a heartwarming comment on a Facebook post from Humans of New York. The popular photography blog posted a photo of an Iranian man and his 10-year-old son, and the caption told an inspiring story that touched many hearts — including the president's. His message, left from the official White House Facebook and signed "bo," is below:
It's not the first time that Humans of New York's thoughtful photos have garnered attention from famous figures; earlier this year, Hillary Clinton and Ellen DeGeneres chimed in on a gay boy's sad story of exclusion. Read more of President Obama's most touching quotes about fatherhood, and check out his sweetest pictures with kids over the years.