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Michelle Obama

Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born January 17, 1964) is the wife of the 44th and incumbent President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African-American First Lady of the United States. Raised on the South Side of Chicago, Obama attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School before returning to Chicago and to work at the law firm Sidley Austin, where she met her future husband. Subsequently, she worked as part of the staff of Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley, and for the University of Chicago Medical Center. Throughout 2007 and 2008, she helped campaign for her husband's presidential bid and delivered a keynote address at the 2008 Democratic National Convention. She is the mother of two daughters, Malia and Sasha, and is the sister of Craig Robinson, men's basketball coach at Oregon State University. As the wife of a Senator, and later the First Lady, she has become a fashion icon and role model for women, and an advocate for poverty awareness, nutrition and healthy eating. Michelle LaVaughn Robinson was born on January 17, 1964, in Chicago, Illinois.

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Lil Jon -- I'll Turn Up for Turnips, If the First Lady ...

Lil Jon
I'll Turn Up for Turnips If the First Lady ...

Pay attention Madam First Lady ... Lil Jon says he's seen the video she posted -- using his mega hit "Turn Down for What?" -- encouraging Americans to eat more turnips.Jon told our camera guy he's… READ MORE >

Lil Jon -- Michelle Obama Can Make Me Do New Things

Lil Jon
Michelle Obama Can Make Me Do New Things

Lil Jon will do something he's never done before ... but only if Michelle Obama tells him to.The rapper blew into LAX Wednesday and made it clear ... it was the highest honor that the First… READ MORE >

- 59 days ago
President Barack Obama -- Opinions On Coffee Salute ... Split Half and Half

President Obama
Opinions On Coffee Salute ... Split Half and Half

President Barack Obama's casual salute while walking off Marine One has landed POTUS in some very hot water.Barack and Michelle Obama touched down in NYC Tuesday to speak at the U.N., and he… READ MORE >

- 94 days ago
Malia Obama -- Fails to Blend in at Lollapalooza ... Thanks a Lot, Secret Service

Malia Obama
Fails to Blend in at Lollapalooza Thanks, Secret Service

Malia Obama tried to pretend she's just another teenager raging out at Lollapalooza in Chicago -- but her not-so-Secret Servicemen were a dead giveaway.The 16-year-old was sans Prez Obama or… READ MORE >

- 145 days ago
Michelle Obama -- Can't Stop Malia and Sasha Pics at Beyonce and Jay Z Concert

Michelle Obama
Can't Stop Malia & Sasha Pics At Beyonce & Jay Z Show

Michelle Obama was powerless to prevent photos of her daughters from going public -- she and the girls were captured in selfies at Beyonce and Jay Z's concert last night.The First Lady chaperoned… READ MORE >

- 155 days ago
President Obama -- NOT Buying Rancho Mirage House

President Obama
He's NOT Buying Rancho Mirage House

There are lots of reports circulating that President Obama is in escrow to buy a house in the exclusive Rancho Mirage gated community which the likes of Frank Sinatra and Bob Hope called home --… READ MORE >

- 157 days ago
Aaron Schock -- The Obamas Did Nothing Wrong Getting Photo of Malia Deleted

Congressman Aaron Schock
Obamas Did Nothing Wrong Getting Photo of Malia Deleted

President and Michelle Obama are rightly trying to protect their daughters by pressuring media outlets NOT to publish and post pics of the girls when they're out and about ... so says Congressman… READ MORE >

- 167 days ago
White House Strong-Arms Photo Agency to Squash Malia Photos

White House
Strong-Arms Photo Agency To Squash Malia Photos

Malia Obama went to a famous L.A. restaurant Monday night -- a restaurant regularly frequented by celebs and paparazzi -- and when the White House found out a photog took her pic, they went into… READ MORE >

- 171 days ago
Richard Sherman -- SPOOFS SIDELINE RANT ... With Michelle Obama

Richard Sherman
SPOOFS SIDELINE RANT ... With Michelle Obama

She already dunked on LeBron ... now Michelle Obama is getting screamed at by Richard Sherman in a spoof of his epic NFL sideline rant ... in the hopes she can convince kids to eat… READ MORE >

- 212 days ago
Sarah Jessica Parker -- First Lady Michelle Obama Is High On Fashion Rankings

Sarah Jessica Parker
First Lady Is High On Fashion Rankings

Sarah Jessica Parker going to the White House meant code red for the First Lady -- as in what the hell to wear when a fashion icon comes over? So, did Michelle Obama dress to impress? We asked… READ MORE >

- 219 days ago

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