President Obama Jokes That White House Pies Have Crack in Them

President Obama cracked wise about, er, crack during an LGBT reception at the White House on Monday while complimenting his pastry chef, Bill Yosses. Calling him the "crustmaster," Obama had strong praise for Yosses' pies: "I don't know what he does, whether he puts crack in them, or...but..." This is when Mrs.… » 7/01/14 12:30pm 7/01/14 12:30pm

Michelle Obama's Speech at Maya Angelou's Memorial Sure Was Something

An impressive crowd of more than 2,000 people gathered at Wake Forest University North Carolina today to attend Maya Angelou's memorial service. The service lasted around three hours with Cecily Tyson, Bill Clinton, Oprah, and First Lady Michelle Obama all speaking and commemorating the great woman. And Lee Ann… » 6/07/14 4:55pm 6/07/14 4:55pm

Michelle Obama Talks Nigeria Schoolgirl Crisis In Mother’s Day Address

This weekend, the first lady took over the president's weekly address to give a Mother's Day message and more importantly to discuss the plight of the Nigerian schoolgirls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents, expressing the heartbreak and exasperation we all feel regarding the situation. » 5/11/14 4:43pm 5/11/14 4:43pm

First Lady Michelle Obama Tweets Support for #BringBackOurGirls

On the heels of yet another group of Nigerian girls abducted by Islamist militants on Tuesday, First Lady Michelle Obama joined the social media campaign to rescue the missing. In a twitpic on Wednesday, the FLOTUS held a sign reading #bringbackourgirls, adding to the international digital pressure upon the Nigerian… » 5/07/14 6:30pm 5/07/14 6:30pm

Michelle Obama Stars in Ew! Sketch With Jimmy Fallon and Will Ferrell

First Lady Michelle Obama joined Jimmy Fallon and Will Ferrell on The Tonight Show on Thursday, for a sketch called "Ew!" that was sort of about encouraging kids to eat healthy But really it was about Fallon and Ferrell dressed as girls acting ridiculous in front of the First Lady. Works for me! » 2/21/14 12:25am 2/21/14 12:25am

Amanda Bynes Gets 'Lifestyle Makeover'

Amanda Bynes spent a week at a fitness camp, where she paid several thousand dollars to lose five pounds. E! reports that Bynes was dropped off at camp by her parents and used the week there to give herself "a lifestyle makeover." It may be easy to snark on the fact that the article focuses mostly Bynes' quest to lose… » 1/25/14 11:30am 1/25/14 11:30am