Is Michelle Obama Being Treated Like A Modern Day Sarah Bartmann?

Last night, Larry King devoted most of his show to Michelle Obama. Not her accomplishments, her appearance. (Related: She wears shoes!) We asked Racialicious' Latoya Peterson to weigh in on this strange, seemingly widespread obsession. » 5/01/09 2:00pm 5/01/09 2:00pm

Michelle Obama Is Not A Lighter Shade Of "Trophy" Wife

As has been breathlessly reported in every news outlet from the Washington Post to The Australian, Barack Obama has stepped up his bid for the Democratic nomination with the help of one Oprah Winfrey, the talk-show host and billionaire who traveled with him from Iowa to South Carolina to New Hampshire this past… » 12/12/07 2:00pm 12/12/07 2:00pm