Noticed: Michelle Obama's Perpetual Magazine-Cover Handclasp

Why do so many Mobama covers feature the First Lady with her hands demurely clasped? Deliberate signaling of her approachability? Or is it just how she likes to pose? What does it all mean? » 4/15/10 12:00pm 4/15/10 12:00pm

Two Ways Of Looking At Michelle Obama

Being Michelle Obama these days: Be authentic, but beware of being too honest. Allow some pointed words for pet issues, but draw a veil around your family life. The lessons of having once said Barack smelled bad in the morning! » 4/08/10 10:00am 4/08/10 10:00am

Ashlee Simpson Looks Cute, Not Pregnant, At Conde Nast Traveler Party

Last night, Conde Nast Traveler hosted a party to celebrate its 8th annual "Hot List" and the maybe-pregnant Ashlee Simpson, left, was there looking pretty as can be. (And not really pregnant at all.) Also there: Adrien Brody, who remains lovable despite the fact that he oozes douchiness. Lastly: Has anyone ever seen… » 4/18/08 11:30am 4/18/08 11:30am