Articles Tagged with Michelle Obama

Reporter ‘Creeped Out’ While Covering Michelle Obama Event

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A Wisconsin reporter was “creeped out” by the experience she had covering a Michelle Obama stump speech for a Democratic candidate for governor, Mary Burke. Meg Kissinger is a veteran reporter at one of Wisconsin’s most well-known newspapers, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Meg Kissinger went into great detail about the order she was given on… Read more »

Michelle Obama Stands Up For U.S. Veterans, Condemns Veteran Homelessness

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Michelle Obama has criticized the current situation of military veterans in the U.S., many of whom are currently subjected to homelessness. Speaking before 1,600 activists and government officials at the 2014 National Conference on Ending Homelessness in Washington D.C., the First Lady called the approximately 58,000 cases of homelessness among military veterans a “stain on… Read more »

ISIS Supporters Mock Michelle Obama After Huge Weapons Capture

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ISIS supporters have taken to tweeting to mock U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama, reports the Gateway Pundit. The tweet in question, which has reportedly been seen on numerous jihadist websites and Twitter accounts, features Michelle Obama holding up a sign that reads ‘#BringBackOurHumvee.’ The tweet mocks Michelle Obama for the ‘#BringBackOurGirls’ hashtag she released last… Read more »

Salt: Government Mandatory Limits May Be Coming Soon

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Salt many soon be restricted in all food sold in America if the new FDA limits are imposed as planned. The Food and Drug Administration could place “mandatory limits” on salt if the voluntary measures posed to food companies do not achieve the desired results. Currently, the request by the FDA to lower sodium levels… Read more »

Michelle Obama Encourages Students To Be Vigilant For Racial Insensitivity

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First Lady Michelle Obama has encouraged students to monitor their family and friends for racial insensitivity. On Saturday, Obama addressed high school students during the Topeka School District Senior Recognition Day. As the event coincided with the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, the First Lady’s address focused on racial equality. In 1954,… Read more »

Michelle Obama: Girl Gives Unemployed Dad’s Resume To First Lady [VIDEO]

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The First Lady, Michelle Obama, received something rather unique from a girl during the White House’s “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day,” and it was a wonderful favor to her father. According to the Washington Post, Michelle Obama called upon a girl, who is identified as 10-year-old Charlotte Bell, during a question-and-answer session…. Read more »

Michelle Obama, Please Don’t Speak At Our Graduation, Kids Say

Topeka graduating seniors don't want Michelle Obama to speak at their graduation

The plan for Michelle Obama to speak at the combined high school graduation ceremonies in Topeka, Kansas, is drawing complaints from parents and students and an online petition hoping for change, as it were. Ordinarily, the five Topeka high schools conduct separate ceremonies. Instead, on May 17, all seniors will receive their diplomas in a… Read more »

Michelle Obama Should Not Be Paid As First Lady, Says Laura Bush

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Michelle Obama should not receive a salary as First Lady according to Laura Bush, who could definitely be said to be an expert on the subject. But these comments happen to stray into the political mine field of income inequality and the gender pay gap. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Michelle Obama’s school… Read more »

Michelle Obama’s School Lunch Rations Prompt Angry Tweets By Students

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Students angry with Michelle Obama’s school “lunch rations” have taken to Twitter to share photo of their fairly vacant trays. School cafeteria staffers across the stated that not only are students telling them they are still hungry, the kids are also registering their angst over the offering on the menu and dumping much of the… Read more »

Malia Obama Visits Great Wall Of China With Mom And Sister

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Malia Obama, along with her sister Sasha and mom Michelle, visited the Great Wall of China on the third day of their weeklong visit to China. It is the first time the Obamas have visited the country independently, and Michelle Obama also met with Peng Liyuan, the wife of the president of China. Michelle Obama… Read more »

The Michelle Obama $12,000 Dress: Should America Say Yes To The Dress?

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Michelle Obama reportedly wore a Carolina Herrera-designed $12,000 dress to the recent state dinner for French President Francois Hollande. By some estimates, the White House dinner itself cost the taxpayers about $600,000. This is happening while the Obama administration is trying to address “income inequality.” Given rampant unemployment and the fact that millions of Americans… Read more »

Michelle Obama Featured In Subway Advertisements

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Michelle Obama will become a “fixture” at Subway. The First Lady and the fast food chain are embarking on a partnership of sorts. Obama will share her Let’s Move Campaign message about healthy eating and reportedly focus in particular on children’s menu food options. The Subway Michelle Obama campaign will highlight the healthy food items… Read more »