Happy Birthday Malia Obama!
How apropos is it that today is America’s birthday and Malia Obama’s Sweet 16. This is epic-- Malia will celebrate her 16th birthday on the 4th of July at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. This is sure to be an indelible moment. According to the Huffington Post, there’s no word yet on how the high schooler’s plans to celebrate her big day, but chances are it will be awesome. Sweet sixteen is one of the most exciting times for a high schooler. A Sweet Sixteen is a traditional birthday party for girls to have when they turn sixteen. In parts of the United States and Canada, she is not a legal adult yet, but 16 is when many girls learn to drive, can get jobs and assume other adult responsibilities. For many people, the 16th birthday is a celebration of womanhood and marks the end of a girl’s childhood. It is also the age of consent in many states, hence it is viewed by many adolescents as an important milestone.