The First Thing Michelle Obama Will Do When She Leaves the White House

When her husband took office, First Lady Michelle Obama was notoriously reticent about moving into America's most famous address. And though she's warmed to it a bit, the thing she's most excited about doing when she's out of the White House may surprise you: as she told Ellen Monday, she really just wants to open… » 3/17/15 11:45am 3/17/15 11:45am

Caption This Photo: FLOTUS and George W. Bush in Selma

Former President George W. Bush and first lady Michelle Obama chatting before President Obama delivers a speech in honor of the 50th anniversary of "bloody sunday," a civil rights march in Selma, Alabama where protestors were severely beaten. » 3/07/15 4:56pm 3/07/15 4:56pm

Screaming Billy Eichner Makes Michelle Obama Slow Dance With Big Bird 

Billy Eichner managed to snag Michelle Obama for an episode of Billy On The Street, this time taking place in a supermarket to bring attention to her Eat Brighter! campaign. » 2/17/15 1:00pm 2/17/15 1:00pm

Congrats to Cooking Light for Their Exclusive with Michelle Obama!

For the first time ever, Cooking Light magazine has done something crazy for their cover: they've put a person on it, namely First Lady Michelle Obama. Who do they think they are to be reinventing the wheel – Oprah? » 2/09/15 9:50am 2/09/15 9:50am

Why Is Michelle Obama Pandering With This Michael Kors Shite?

In President Obama's milquetoast State of the Union address last night, we learned—as my colleague Anna so succinctly put it—that being conciliatory works for no one. As it turns out, both of the Obamas have been drinking that placatory kool-aid. Michelle, what is with the Michael Kors?!? » 1/21/15 12:50pm 1/21/15 12:50pm

Michelle Obama Was an Awkward, 'Angsty' Teen Just Like You and Me

High school sucks for everyone, and First Lady Michelle Obama, wonderful as she may seem as an adult, was also a self-doubting tween like the rest of us — though she probably still got the "Best Arms" superlative nod. » 10/13/14 11:10am 10/13/14 11:10am

Fox News Pundit Still Thinks Michelle Obama Is Fat

Dr. Keith Ablow, who you'll remember as the prime lobotomy candidate who claimed that Michelle Obama "needs to drop a few," is doubling down on his comments and refusing to apologize. The tide comes in, the tide goes out, you know the drill. » 8/13/14 5:10pm 8/13/14 5:10pm

Fox News Guest Thinks Michelle Obama Is Too Fat to Know About Health

In a discussion about a Kentucky school district that has opted out of federal funding because their students didn't like the healthy lunches being provided, a Fox News contributor and supposed medical doctor decided to give his two cents about First Lady Michelle Obama's butt. Oh brother. » 8/12/14 3:00pm 8/12/14 3:00pm

Michelle Obama Says What We Already Knew: 'Women Are Smarter Than Men'

At a public event on Wednesday, Michelle Obama said that women's rights issues must take priority above any other major world problems before adding, "Women are smarter than men," an insight that was met with a chorus of misandrous cackles. » 8/07/14 1:40pm 8/07/14 1:40pm

The Most Poignant Photo of Michelle Obama You've Ever Seen

First Lady Michelle Obama and Stephanie Kyriazis, Chief of Interpretation and Education, mirror the past of segregation in a photo released by the White House. The image was taken on May 16th of this year during a tour of the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in Topeka, Kansas. It feels a bit cliche,… » 7/15/14 6:35pm 7/15/14 6:35pm

J.Lo Is Just Hangin' With Her Girl FLOTUS

In today's Tweet Beat, Jennifer Lopez is tight with the First Lady of the United States, Khloe Kardashian is the only one and everyone sends out congratulations about Emmy nominations to their nearest and dearest. » 7/10/14 7:30pm 7/10/14 7:30pm

Who Pays for Michelle Obama's Clothes?

It's a job with neither a salary nor wardrobe allowance, but First Ladies are still expected to dress to impress, as some of their clothing often become historical artifacts. So where does the cash come from to pay for the ball gowns and designer dresses for FLOTUS's endless public appearances? » 6/02/14 11:20am 6/02/14 11:20am

Watch Michelle Obama Surprise Leslie Knope on Parks and Rec

Last night's Parks and Recreation — the season six finale — was Councilman Jamm-packed with special guest appearances. Jeff Tweedy, Yo La Tengo, The Decemberists, Tammy 2, Jean-Ralphio and Mona-Lisa Saperstein all stopped by, but most exciting of all (for Amy Poehler's Leslie Knope, at least) was an appearance by… » 4/25/14 10:40am 4/25/14 10:40am

Michelle Obama to Guest Star on -- Wait For It -- Nashville

She's appeared on the Oscars, The Biggest Loser, iCarly, Restaurant: Impossible, and almost every major talk show. Now, for the first time, Michelle Obama will be appearing as herself on a scripted TV show for adults. And the lucky show is... Nashville. » 4/18/14 6:00pm 4/18/14 6:00pm

Sasha Obama Is Not Here for You or Your Family Vacation

Sasha Obama: Teen. Observe President Obama's daughter in China with her mother, grandma and sister above, Sasha is not here for it. She's not here for any of it. Her face brings back memories of every crappy family vacation you ever had to endure. We feel you, Sasha. » 3/25/14 10:40am 3/25/14 10:40am

Michelle Obama Hosted Puppy Bowl Training Camp and Didn't Invite You

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Watch Michelle Obama Dunk on the Miami Heat

Recently, First Lady Michelle Obama was joined at the White House by Miami Heat players LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Ray Allen and Chris Bosh and Miami Heat coach Eric Spoelstra to talk about her Let's Move campaign. During the hangout, the group ate fruit, drank water and then Michelle Obama dunked on Dwayne… » 1/22/14 6:15pm 1/22/14 6:15pm

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have just started watching Scandal, according to The Atlantic's Robinson Meyer. The President argues that it is not realistic: "[The White House] is not that exciting," he insists; staffers "don't have enough time to engage in too much scandalous behavior." » 1/15/14 6:30pm 1/15/14 6:30pm