Michelle Obama

First Lady/Lawyer Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is a South Side of Chicago–born, Princeton and Harvard-educated lawyer, associate dean and public servant. But the first thing she'll tell you is that she’s the mom to two girls, Malia and Sasha. As President Barack Obama’s First Lady, Michelle Obama has been praised for her poise, intellect, and style. Her first official initiative is Let's Move! which seeks to tackle the epidemic of childhood obesity.  Mrs. Obama popularity has turned her into a cultural icon and she’s been featured in various publications and talk shows. At the 2013 Academy Awards, she became the first First Lady to present an Oscar when she announced the winner for Best Picture. 

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Star Gazing: Michelle Obama Honors Young Artists and the Arts

First Lady Michelle Obama presents National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards.

Oscar de la Renta, Legendary Clothing Designer, Dies at 82

The fashion icon passed away after a long battle with cancer.

The Obamas' Ultimate Music Moments

The First Family rocks out to Lil Jon, Beyoncé and others.

BET Wire: Is the Ebola Crisis This Year's October Surprise?

The Ebola crisis sidelines President Obama from the campaign trail and could impact the midterm elections; First Lady Michelle Obama says she's losing it; an African-American newspaper endorses a Republican governor; the Confederate flag above Sou...

Turnip for What? Harvest Time at the White House

First Lady Michelle Obama and schoolkids dig up the fall harvest.

Michelle Obama Samples Lil Jon in 'Turnip for What?'

The first lady goes viral on Vine and encourages healthy eating at the same time.
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