*It was just a few months ago it seems that First Lady Michelle Obama‘s bangs were all the rage.To be honest, and for the record, there was a chorus of folks who just weren’t feeling them, designer Karl Lagerfeld among them.She said the look was in response to her “mid-life crisis,” noting that she’s less than a year away from turning 50.“This is my midlife crisis, the bangs. I couldn’t get a sports car,” jpokingly she told TV host Rachel Ray. “They won’t let me bungee-jump. So instead, I...Read Full Story
Well, thank you. [Applause] Oh, my goodness. Thank you so much. [Applause] Oh, my goodness. It is such a — you all, rest yourselves. You’ve got a long day ahead. It is beyond a pleasure and an honor for me to be here with all of you today.
Of course, I want to start by thanking President Bernim for that very kind introduction, for this wonderful degree, and for his outstanding leadership here at Bowie State University. I also want to recognize Chancellor Kirwan, Provost Jackson, Executive...Read Full Story
Hero Police Officer Richard DeCoatsworth, Who Met Michelle Obama, Arrested for Raping 2 Women (MySpace)
NEWSFLASH: Richard DeCoatsworth’s bond set at $60 million after arrest for ‘severe criminal activity.’
Richard DeCoatsworth, who was hailed a ‘hero’ police officer and sat next to First Lady Michelle Obama during President Obama’s 2009 speech before Congress, was arrested and charged with rape, making terroristic threats, sexual assault and related offenses.
A source tells NBC10 former...Read Full Story
First Lady Michelle Obama was pretty in waterprints yesterday at the White House as she hosted women in the military, their children, their mothers and some military spouses at the annual Mother’s Day Tea. And all the ladies got an extra cute surprise–Prince Harry!Pics inside from the tea…Rocking a printed satin Prabal Gurung cocktail dress, our fabulous First Lady hosted women of service for the annual White House Mother’s Day Tea. And even though it’s a repeat from her 2012 appearance on...Read Full Story
President Obama Talks to Pre-K Students.
Frist Lady Michelle Obama delivers he commencement address at Bowie State College.
Remarks by the First Lady at Bowie State University Commencement Ceremony
“If the school in your neighborhood isn’t any good, don’t just accept it. Get in there, fix it. Talk to the parents. Talk to the teachers. Get business and community leaders involved as well, because we all have a stake in building schools worthy of our children’s promise.
And when...Read Full Story
A young girl hands a flower to U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (L) while attending a Hispanic Heritage event at the Latin American Montessori Bilingual (LAMB) Public Charter School in celebration of Cinco de Mayo May 4, 2009 in Washington, DC. The event included performances by schoolchildren, remarks by the first lady and questions from the audience. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) more pics »
Michelle Obama (born January 17, 1964) is the first lady of the United States, married to President Barack Obama. She's an attorney with two children: Malia and Sasha. Michelle was born in Chicago and can trace her lineage to pre-Civil War black slaves in the American South. Find more pictures, videos and articles about Michelle Obama here.
Barack Hussein Obama (born Aug. 4, 1961) is the first African American to be elected president of the United States. He was formerly the junior U.S. Senator from Illinois. He is married to Michelle Obama and has two daughters: Malia and Sasha.
Sasha Obama (born 2001) is the youngest daughter of Barack and Michelle Obama. She is also the youngest child to live in the White House since John F. Kennedy, Jr. Sasha's Secret Service nickname is "Rosebud."
Marian Robinson (born July, 1937) is the mother of Michelle Obama. She joined the Obamas in their move to Washington, D.C., to help care for daughters Sasha and Malia.
Madelyn Lee Payne Dunham (born October 26, 1922 – November 2, 2008) was Barack Obama's maternal grandmother. She was married to Stanley Dunham and gave birth to Ann Dunham Soetoro. Madelyn and Stanley raised Barack Obama from age 10 in Hawaii, where she died Nov. 2, 2008, just two days before Obama was elected president.
Ann Dunham Soetoro (born Nov. 29, 1942 - Nov. 7, 1995) was born Stanley Ann Dunham and was later known as Ann Obama; S. Ann Dunham Soetoro; and Ann Dunham Sutoro. She was an anthropologist born in Kansas. She married Barack Obama, Sr. in 1961 before giving birth to Barack Obama, Jr. The two soon divorced after Obama Sr. went to study at Harvard. She later married Lolo Soetoro in 1967 and gave birth to Maya Soetoro-Ng.
Barack Hussein Obama Sr. (born 1936 - Nov. 24, 1982) was a Kenyan economist who studied at the University of Hawaii and later at Harvard. Obama was briefly married to Ann Dunham Soetoro, who gave birth to the couple's only child together: Barack Obama, Jr.
George Hussein Onyango Obama, (born c. 1982) is the youngest son of Barack Obama, Sr., who died while George was only a few months old. He is the half brother of U.S. president Barack Obama. His mother is a Kenyan named Jael who now lives in Atlanta, Georgia.
Malik Obama (born c. March 1958) is the eldest son of Barack Obama, Sr. and the half-brother of Barack Obama. Malik was born to Barack Obama, Sr.'s first wife, Kezia. He is a successful businessman who still lives in Kenya though frequently visits the United States. He was Barack Obama's best man at his wedding to Michelle Obama.