» Posts in the Michelle Obama Category:

 

Hats – or headscarves – off to Michelle Obama

Posted by: ST on January 28, 2015 at 11:25 am » 4 Comments

This morning I find myself in the very rare position of being able to say I’m proud of our First Lady. Why? Read on: RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — For first lady Michelle Obama, just a few hours in Saudi Arabia were enough to illustrate the stark limitations under which Saudi women live. Joining President […]

 

On birthday parties, income inequality, and big government

Posted by: Phineas on January 20, 2014 at 4:28 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas So, in all the excitement of the NFL’s “championship weekend” the featured the 49ers thrilling come-from-ahead loss in Seattle (1), I forgot it was Michelle Obama’s 50th birthday. You can bet she didn’t forget, though, enjoying a lavish party attended by 500 celebrities and political stars. An intimate soirée, in other words. […]

 

It is good to be King, isn’t it, @BarackObama?

Posted by: Phineas on January 7, 2014 at 12:30 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Especially when you can use public money to give your (estranged?) (1) Queen her birthday gift: Carney confirms: taxpayers paying for Pres Obama’s “birthday gift” of staying in Hawaii and sending govt aircraft to pick her up later — Greta Van Susteren (@gretawire) January 6, 2014 Via Twitchy. Some background from Bridget […]

 

A Hillary Clinton/Michelle Obama ticket in 2016? Say it ain’t so – please!

Posted by: ST on March 13, 2013 at 6:14 pm » 5 Comments

Stop the insanity! Via the Washington Examiner’s Paul Bedard at the Washington Secrets blog: Hillary Clinton hasn’t stepped into the 2016 Democratic presidential primaries yet and there’s already buzz growing for the ultimate grrl power ticket: Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama. “All due respect for President Obama and Vice President Biden, but that would truly […]