Tag: Michelle Obama

Donald Trump Sworn In As 45th U.S. President of the United States

Today Friday Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States when he takes the oath of office and subsequently delivers his inaugural address at the West Front of the Capitol Building, beginning at 12 p.m. ET. Trump’s day begins much earlier, though, with a private family breakfast and prayer service, a coffee…

First Lady Michelle Obama Say Goodbye in Emotional VIDEO

In her last appearance on the Tonight Show with Jimmmy Fallon as First Lady, Michelle Obama said goodbye to the country and vowed to keep working on initiatives to help children on an episode of The Tonight Show dedicated just to her. “We’ve made plans for the continuation of all that we’re doing,” Obama told…

Obama To Deliver Farewell Address Tonight

President Obama is scheduled to deliver a farewell address Tuesday night at McCormick Place, a lakefront convention center in his adopted hometown of Chicago. Aides said the speech would be a call to action for a new generation of leaders. “It’s a passing of the baton,” White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki said. Senior adviser Valerie…

Michelle Obama To Appear On ‘Tonight Show’ Wednesday

Michelle Obama is making her final visit as the nation’s first lady to “The Tonight Show” on Wednesday. It will be her third “Tonight Show” appearance. Her previous visits were in February 2014 and in April 2015, when she displayed her dancing skills with host Jimmy Fallon in a presentation of “The Evolution Of Mom…

Michelle Obama Talks To Oprah In Final Interview [VIDEO]

The First Lady Michelle Obama Says Farewell to the White House: An Oprah Winfrey Special was released on Monday. “What allowed you to stand in your own truth and find your way?” she asks. “Being a grown-up,” Obama replies. “Let us not forget: I didn’t just wake up first lady,” she adds before firing off…

First Lady Michelle Obama Does Her Best Barack Impression [VIDEO]

The First Lady visited the late show with Stephen Colbert, calling Colbert “Steve” and informing him that “if you don’t know what swag is, Steve, you definitely don’t have it.” She shared her pitch-perfect imitation of her husband. (During a family dinner: “I’m glad you asked. Let me just answer that in three points. One.…

Michelle Obama To Campaign Trail Debut At Hillary Clinton Rally

On Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama will hit the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton for the first time. The first lady is set to speak at a rally at George Mason University in northern Virginia, less than a month ahead of the state’s October 17 voter registration deadline. “The first lady’s remarks supporting Secretary Clinton…

Sasha Obama Working Summer Job At Martha’s Vineyard Seafood Restaurant

Sasha Obama is working for the summer at a restaurant on Martha’s Vineyard. Sasha is checking out customers at the register and bussing tables at Nancy’s … a seafood restaurant. Of course, the 15-year-old employee comes with her own entourage. She reportedly was accompanied by 6 Secret Service agents, who gave her room to work…

Watch Warren, Bernie Sanders, Corey Booker & First Lady Full Speeches

Watch MA senator Elizabeth Warren addressing DNC delegates and slamming Donald Trump ———————– WATCH Bernie Sanders DNC Full Speech Video Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton must win . Hillary Clinton must become the next president.’ ———————— U.S. Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey talks about the founding fathers, quotes Maya Angelou and tells the crowd that…

Obama Joins Stephen Colbert In Super Bowl Edition VIDEO

President Obama and Colbert talked about the game and how the whole thing was pre-taped ahead of time. Colbert said that he was obviously working hard to do a live television show and found it hard to believe that the show was pre-taped. That was until of course Stephen Colbert walked out next to Obama.…

Michelle Obama to Launch College WebSite

First lady Michelle Obama is set to unveil Monday a new website for students to receive information on continuing education after high school as a part of her Reach Higher initiative. The site, BetterMakeRoom.org, will feature information for students ages 14-19 on topics including the SAT and ACT exams, filling out financial-aid forms and college…

Watch First Lady Michelle Obama on Colbert’s Show VIDEO

Michelle Obama appeared on Monday’s episode of The Late Show and discussed her post-White House plans with Stephen Colbert, which include focusing on girls’ education and some minor manual labor. “I … want to do little things like open a window!” “I want to go to Target! I want to drive!” “I’m sorry,” Colbert said.…

Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Books Michelle Obama [VIDEO]

“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” has added another political player to its guest list: First Lady Michelle Obama will join the new CBS late-night show on Monday, Sept. 28. “It’s always an honor to have the First Lady,” said host Stephen Colbert. “Better than that, it’s always fun!” Obama will highlight Let Girls Learn,…

Girl Scouts Get to Hang Out With President Obama [VIDEO]

The first lady invited a group of lucky fourth-grade Girl Scouts to pitch their tents on the White House lawn on Tuesday. Other activities on the South Lawn of the White House included rock wall climbing, knot tying and orienteering, as part of Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” initiative against childhood obesity. Unfortunately, the campout didn’t…

Obama to deliver eulogy Friday for slain South Carolina pastor [VIDEO]

The is a BREAKING NEWS Event. To WATCH LIVE CLICK HERE President Barack Obama will deliver the eulogy for the pastor of the historic church where the attack took place. Reverend Clementa Pinckney, a widely admired state senator and pastor of Charleston’s Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, was among the nine people who died when…

First Lady Challenge Accepted From Obama WorkOut Video

“Hey @POTUS! This is how you #GimmeFive, FLOTUS-style,” the fit first lady wrote on Twitter. Everything started like a week ago when US President Barack Obama tweeted a video challenging Michelle to show him five of her top workout moves. The occasion was special as well – it was the fifth anniversary of Let’s Move,…

Obama Library Is Coming To Chicago [VIDEO]

The Barack Obama Foundation announced Tuesday morning that the president and first lady have decided to build the facility on the city’s South Side, where Obama launched his political career and where the first lady was born. The selection caps a yearlong competition that began with 13 bids.

Michelle Obama: I’m Treated Different Due To Race [VIDEO]

“As potentially the first African-American first lady, I was also the focus of another set of questions and speculations, conversations sometimes rooted in the fears and misperceptions of others,” she told the class of 2015. “Was I too loud or too emasculating? Or was I too soft? Too much of a mom and not enough…

Colbert on the First Lady’s courage [VIDEO]

John King highlights a funny moment by Stephen Colbert at the Kennedy Center Awards in Washington DC. Colbert applauded Michelle Obama for having the ‘courage’ to sit with the President at the Kennedy Center Honors.

[VIDEO] Michelle Obama expresses outrage over schoolgirls’ kidnapping

First lady Michelle Obama made a rare appearance on her husband’s weekly address on Saturday to express her outrage over the recent kidnapping of hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls. “This unconscionable act was committed by a terrorist group determined to keep these girls from getting an education — grown men attempting to snuff out the aspirations…

Michelle Obama to Appear on Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation has been getting closer and closer to the White House over its run. They had presidential election loser John McCain. They had Vice President Joe Biden. And now they’re getting Michelle Obama. Mobama’s cameo will take place in Parks’ hour-long finale on April 24. Pawnee might be the first lady’s toughest test…

[VIDEO] Michelle Obama Does Sketch with Fallon and Ferrell in Drag

Michelle Obama appeared on a Tonight Show sketch Thursday night to promote her Let’s Move! campaign… next to Jimmy Fallon and Will Ferrell in drag. Yep, in a sketch for a fake Nickelodeon show called Ew!, the First Lady popped in to show “Stacy” and “Sarah” why eating right and exercising are not “ew!” things…

‘No selfie respect’: Tabloids descend on Obama as photographer says memorial picture ‘lied’

Tabloids lined up Wednesday to mock and condemn President Barack Obama’s selfie with Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt at Nelson Mandela’s memorial as a photographers who captured the moment directly contradicted the papers’ conclusions. “[P]hotos can lie,” AFP photographer Roberto Schmidt wrote. “All around me in the stadium, South Africans were dancing, singing and laughing…