Tag Archives: Michelle Obama

A Thousand Points of Lite

Okay, this is amazing. Newsweek has released an inside the beltway spoof of the (scripted) reality shows “The Hills” and “The City” which takes us inside the world of Barack Obama, or as his screen caption identifies him, “Barack, President”. … Continue reading

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Cease and Desist

The mainstream media’s seemingly endless barrage of banality with regard to First Lady fashion continues in the latest of a long string of articles devoted to dissecting the style choices of First Ladies past and present (in this case, Hillary … Continue reading

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The Tipping Point?

Tina Brown’s newest project, the news blog The Daily Beast, today published the findings of a poll they conducted post-election looking at a broad array of issues pertaining to attitudes and opinions about women, politics, and the media. The poll, … Continue reading

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Fashions Speak Louder than Words?

Nicely tying back to both of my last two posts, The Huffington Post’s Bonnie Fuller (that’s right, a female op-ed writer for the blog) on November 11, 2008 wrote an article (not, however, published on the front page of the … Continue reading

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The Metamorphosis of Michelle Obama

In an excellent article published on Salon.com on November 12, 2008, Rebecca Traister looks at Michelle Obama, a Harvard educated lawyer whose career and ambitions have largely taken a backburner to her husband’s as his political career has blossomed. She … Continue reading

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