[Washington, D.C., December 2. Image via Getty]

US First Lady Michelle Obama (C) speaks in the Grand Foyer of the White House alongside members of the US Marine Corps and Toys for Tots President Retired Lieutenant General H.P. �Pete� Osman (R) as she thanks volunteers who decorated the White House for the Christmas holidays in Washington, DC, on December 2, 2009. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)