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Michelle Obama won’t rule out plastic surgery

First lady Michelle Obama. AP FILE PHOTO

Michelle Obama turns 50 later this week, and she isn’t ruling out future use of plastic surgery or Botox.

Posted: January 15th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Michelle Obama debuts bangs, wears Jason Wu (again!)


It has been some time since fashion watchers launched the guessing game for Michelle Obama’s sartorial picks for her husband’s second inaugural. But even the American president acknowledged that the “more significant” event this week has been the debut of his wife’s new hairstyle.

Posted: January 25th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Fashion and Beauty,Featured Gallery,Headlines | Read More »

Michelle Obama wears Wu to the balls again

THEY COULD HAVE DANCED ALL NIGHT   US President Barack Obama, who earlier took his oath of office for a second four-year term, dances with wife Michelle at the Commander in Chief Inaugural Ball during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington, DC, on Monday. AP

Michelle Obama made it a fashion tradition Monday night, wearing a custom-made Jason Wu gown to the inaugural balls. The ruby-colored dress was a follow-up to the white gown Wu made for her four years ago when she was new to Washington, the pomp and circumstance, and the fashion press.

Posted: January 23rd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

First lady Obama: Daughters need thick skin in politics

This image released by ABC shows host Robin Roberts, right, looking on as first lady Michelle Obama talks with students from PS 102 and 107 from the Brooklyn borough of New York, on "Good Morning America," Tuesday, May 29, 2012 in New York. Obama discussed a variety of topics including her new book "American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens Across America," which promotes healthy eating. AP/ABC, Ida Mae Astute

Michelle Obama says her daughters are learning that even the kids of politicians have to have a thick skin. “Politics is tough,” the first lady said Tuesday. “That’s just sort of the nature of the beast.”

Posted: May 30th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Michelle Obama makes literary debut with gardening book

This book cover image released by Crown Publishing shows first lady Michelle Obama on the cover of her book "American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens Across America." AP/Crown Publishing, Quentin Bacon Photography

US First Lady Michelle Obama made her literary debut Tuesday with a book about the White House garden in her latest effort to promote healthy eating in a nation struggling with obesity.

Posted: May 30th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Italy dedicates 1,400-year-old olive tree to Michelle Obama

First lady Michelle Obama. AP FILE PHOTO

A province in southern Italy has dedicated a 1,400-year-old olive tree known as “The Queen” to US First Lady Michelle Obama because of her commitment to promoting healthy lifestyles.

Posted: May 17th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Who’s talking about Sasha, Malia? It’s Dad. Again

President Barack Obama pets Bo, the Obama family dog, after returning to the White House from an event at Prince George’s Community College in Largo, Maryland on Thursday. INQUIRER.net/White House Photo

Barack Obama likes to talk about his kids. What parent doesn’t? But Obama isn’t just another dad shooting the breeze about his kids’ antics in last night’s soccer game. He’s the president, and he brings up his daughters to explain his thinking on all sorts of combustible national issues.

Posted: March 17th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Food critic dines out on Michelle Obama favorites

It’s sure nice work if you can get it: going to nearly every restaurant in Washington patronized by Michelle Obama and ordering exactly what she ordered.

Posted: October 13th, 2011 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

How Barack’s wife became Michelle Obama, style icon


“Everyday Icon: Michelle Obama and The Power of Style” By Kate Betts Clarkson Potter/Publishers, 2011 242 pages Perhaps no American First Lady since Jackie Kennedy has held the world in such awe as Michelle Obama. There’s rabid fascination in all things she wears—noted and followed with avidity in this wireless, digital era that was absent [...]

Posted: September 30th, 2011 in Editor's Pick,Fashion and Beauty,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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