Posted: 2:50 pm Tuesday, December 30th, 2008
By Post Staff
UPDATE 01/30/09: With FCAT around the corner, Damon’s focus now is on his classwork and preparing for the state test.
But before testing season hits high gear, Damon got one more chance to be in the spotlight.
On Friday, Damon’s classmates viewed the newscasts that Damon and his team produced while in Washington for President Obama’s inauguration. The clips included interviews with Oprah Winfrey, Colin Powell, LL Cool Jay and Samuel L. Jackson, celebrities and newsmakers hobnobbing at inaugural balls and scenes of the massive crowds waiting in line to get into the inauguration.
Damon became an Internet sensation in September when he scored an interview with Vice President-elect Joe Biden following the senator’s visit to the Palm Beach County Convention Center. He wrapped up his interview with the cheeky quip: “Sen. Biden is now my homeboy.”
And because we’ve started to gather quite a list of articles and videos about him, here’s a little recap of what we have:
01/21/09 Damon charms the media in Washington