Tag Archives: Michelle Obama

Thanks to FLOTUS, Iowans ‘TOTALLY PUMPED’ to vote Bruce ‘Bailey,’ USMC vet

http://twitter.com/#!/duchessrebecca/status/520686020728467456 Wendy Davis’ campaign team wins hands down the award for worst campaign move of the day with its “tasteless Hail Mary” ad featuring an empty wheelchair. Coming in a distant second, though, is the Bruce Braley campaign, which convinced Michelle Obama to head to Des Moines, Iowa, to speak at a rally at Drake University. The problem isn’t that Braley agreed to appear onstage with an Obama; rather, as widely reported, the first lady didn’t seem to know […]

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Ed. Dept. releases guide to support undocumented students

The administration is juggling a huge number of education initiatives at the moment. Yesterday, when no one was looking, first lady Michelle Obama kicked off the #BetterMakeRoom initiative, “to celebrate education and give students a creative space while navigating the college-going process.” The Department of Education’s John King had his own announcement to make today, which he delivered to students at San Francisco State University.That important announcement was the publication of a new, 63-page document to support […]

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Rand Paul wants FLOTUS to see his ‘first stop’ in New Hampshire [photo]

http://twitter.com/#!/BryanBroome1/status/522738945998589953 Senator Rand Paul is in New Hampshire, and the Kentucky Republican CC’d Michelle Obama on the location of his first stop for obvious reasons: Just arrived in Manchester, New Hampshire. First stop: @DunkinDonuts cc: @MichelleObama pic.twitter.com/6CpMlpe8vC — Senator Rand Paul (@SenRandPaul) October 16, 2014 FLOTUS might spot something missing from that menu: @SenRandPaul @HelloKevinHere @DunkinDonuts @MichelleObama No turnips??? — GOPJarhead (@GOPJarhead) October 16, 2014 Nope, thankfully no turnips. *** Related: Obama: Ebola danger ‘extraordinarily low’; Rand […]

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Michelle Obama asks for donations to ‘help protect’ Obamacare; Guffaws ensue

http://twitter.com/#!/govtmdl45/status/427899505917169664 Because Americans haven’t spent enough on it already, Michelle Obama sent out a fundraising email ahead of tomorrow’s State of the Union speech asking for $10 donations to “help protect” Obamacare: http://twitter.com/#!/Gibbsdithers/status/427904187863535616 Was the “if you like your plan you can keep your plan” lie of the year and incompetent implementation worth chipping in a little extra? Not according to a lot of witnesses to the unfolding train wreck: http://twitter.com/#!/CathyFoster2/status/427882273094909952 http://twitter.com/#!/amandalynnkerr/status/427867407118389248 http://twitter.com/#!/aaronblossom/status/427838194877362176 http://twitter.com/#!/mullenmaniac/status/427906793629442048 http://twitter.com/#!/RealLifeOfJulia/status/427896356812771328 Patently ridiculous. […]

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Meme-tastic! ‘That moment’ when FLOTUS’ furious selfie face scores [pics]

http://twitter.com/#!/captainstefanie/status/410657998525059072 Ask and ye shall receive! Again. http://twitter.com/#!/PragueArtist/status/410473311588474880 Wiping tears! Another one enters the mix: http://twitter.com/#!/valkri13/status/410928819915067392 Our sides are aching. Period! What else can one do to escape the embarrassment that is President Funeral Selfie? http://twitter.com/#!/Carolina_Girl3/status/410539670489952257 Oh the shame. Related: ‘I literally LOL’d!’ What was Jimmy Fallon’s Furious FLOTUS, funeral selfie prediction? ‘Ask and ye shall receive!’ Pat Sajak zings Obama’s selfie; Replies hammer it home [pic] Have your selfie a merry little Christmas: A postcard from the White […]

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