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Michelle Obama is first
to wear dress from new
Jason Wu diffusion line -
three months before it hits stores

Daily Mail (UK), by Olivia Fleming

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Posted By:JoniTx, 10/5/2012 2:33:18 PM

It is a dress Jackie Kennedy could have worn 60 years earlier, from its pastel tone to the Sixties sensibility. But far from reaching into the past, Michelle Obama's dusty green shift is from Jason Wu's yet-to-be released contemporary label, Miss Wu, which doesn’t hit stores until January 2013. The First Lady was photographed in the brand new collection's 'modern weave dress' at a campaign event in Cincinnati, Ohio - which she paired with a cropped cardigan and a statement necklace. Mrs Obama has long been a vocal supporter of Jason Wu,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 10/5/2012 2:36:27 PM     (No. 8912436)

I'm so e'cited!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: awen, 10/5/2012 2:38:38 PM     (No. 8912440)

How much did that cost the taxpayers?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lydwho, 10/5/2012 2:44:26 PM     (No. 8912457)

Design by OMAR the tent maker!!!

Art

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Reply 4 - Posted by: paulfromTexas, 10/5/2012 2:45:03 PM     (No. 8912458)

I'd no idea the Clydesdale community had a dress designer.
Maybe they can find an attractive decorated feedbag for her as well.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: oriton, 10/5/2012 2:45:24 PM     (No. 8912459)

The granny style is in and the deconstruction of style is hip. Go away...

The comments after the article are 100% against Mrs. obit.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: cheese, 10/5/2012 2:45:26 PM     (No. 8912460)

Looks like the White House air conditioner cover has gone missing again. Give it back, Wookie.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: tehtriggerman, 10/5/2012 2:45:36 PM     (No. 8912461)

Jason Wu presents: WOOKIE-WEAR.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: amylu, 10/5/2012 2:47:24 PM     (No. 8912467)

Admittedly, I have a limited fashion sense, but my gut instinct tells me that Mooch, with her ample derriere, ought not to be pairing a cropped cardigan with this figure-fitting shift. A longer, looser-fitting cardigan would be more flattering.

Also, I'm not at all excited about the dress. But that's par for the course with most of Mooch's choices in clothes.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: JLoophole, 10/5/2012 2:48:11 PM     (No. 8912468)

FTA: "This collaboration has an appeal not just to a younger set of women, but to a broader set of women and at prices that are approachable."

So much there that could be stretched out into.... Be nice, JLoop. Be nice.

That said. I have to comment on the sweater. What in the sam hill?? It looks absolutely terrible with that dress. I'm all for mixing patterns, love the look, but it has to make sense. This just...doesn't. I wonder if she's trying to do that JCrew thing. It's a fiasco with that necklace, too. Just wayyy too busy.




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Reply 10 - Posted by: GOP_U_BET, 10/5/2012 2:48:35 PM     (No. 8912469)

Jason Wu day wear is pricey. Probably at least $2500

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Reply 11 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/5/2012 2:53:28 PM     (No. 8912481)

I like this line:

'This collaboration has an appeal not just to a younger set of women, but to a broader set of women and at prices that are approachable.

"A broader set of women". You betcha. Get a load of that butt.

And I wonder how Wu, who was obviously striving for a clean look, digs that accessorizing? Wu Who?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: blunderbuss, 10/5/2012 2:54:44 PM     (No. 8912486)

BIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG DEAL


How much will this excess cost the taxpayers????

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Reply 13 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 10/5/2012 2:56:13 PM     (No. 8912491)

I'm surprised she didn't buy it in a smaller size.

I noticed Michael Kors drifted away from her some time ago. About the same time he wrote a long feature piece on how his "shifts were meant to skim, never cling". She had strained some of them to the max. One two-piecer in red that she wore to one of The Once's UN speeches darned near popped its jacket buttons.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: happy conservative, 10/5/2012 2:59:38 PM     (No. 8912499)

So sick of this tripe masquerading as news.

Next thing we know we'll be treated to what kind of deodorant or lipstick Mickey wears.

Come on Olivia! Did you really expect to be doing stupid news like this when you racked up all those student loans? Get a life!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 10/5/2012 3:05:25 PM     (No. 8912507)

Doesn't matter what she wears-- the ugliness from within shows through every time. It can't be covered up.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: DARling, 10/5/2012 3:05:42 PM     (No. 8912508)

"No Jason Wu feedsack frock ever fed a hungry child."

I think I'm paraphasing Bill Clinton, but insert the name of any liberal if you want to.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: altura81, 10/5/2012 3:06:47 PM     (No. 8912511)

She shops a lot.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/5/2012 3:10:29 PM     (No. 8912519)

Nobody with any brains cares what the wookie wears.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/5/2012 3:12:36 PM     (No. 8912523)

Does wonders for her caboose.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/5/2012 3:13:37 PM     (No. 8912526)

Just for the fun of it, I went searching for Miss Wu, which Jason says is the real him. (I won't go there.)

Two words appear in some form in every blurb: Cheaper. Younger.

This stuff is for the young crowd who cannot afford his designer duds for the young crowd. Think 20somethings like little Asian women, petite, 90 lbs. max. Slender slips of women.

See the disconnect?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Emerson, 10/5/2012 3:16:44 PM     (No. 8912533)

Somewhere elegant Jackie O is rolling in her grave. Impossible to determine whether she'd have worn that dress (I doubt it - the construction is obviously poor) because it is buried in kitsch. That fugly necklace and equally so garish baby sweater (her kids are too big to fit in that).

She is a one-woman disaster scene.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: risailor, 10/5/2012 3:32:58 PM     (No. 8912576)

Mooch had better get the new duds quickly, cuz soon Barky will be a "one term proposition" and she'll have to settle for the clothes she can buy in Hawaii.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 10/5/2012 3:33:07 PM     (No. 8912577)

I laugh every time that the moose wears thos little shrug sweaters. I don't think they look good on anyone. As for jackie o, she was bowlegged, wore the most ghastly clothes with pill box hats. She should have stuck with Oleg Cassini, every once in a while he would dress her fine for formals.
With the moose, there is no redeeming of her looks - nothing helps.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: janylou, 10/5/2012 3:59:10 PM     (No. 8912638)

Whoever painted on her eyebrows Tuesday night must have been drinking as they were higher than normal. As for the dress, perfect for a clown!

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Reply 25 - Posted by: strike3, 10/5/2012 4:28:02 PM     (No. 8912694)

It's missing the boob belt. Maybe Mr. Wu could get access to some of those multi-colored karate belts to complete the ensemble. I'm sure he could find them big enough, or sew a couple together.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: jalo1951, 10/5/2012 4:35:03 PM     (No. 8912719)

Well la de da for her. Who cares? I mean really. I am sick of her and her fool of a husband.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: TruthandJustice, 10/5/2012 5:28:44 PM     (No. 8912850)

We all know that's Baloney....her husband wore it first

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Penney, 10/5/2012 5:29:14 PM     (No. 8912854)

Who really cares? ...The thrill is gone. LOL!

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Italiano, 10/5/2012 5:52:10 PM     (No. 8912889)

Significant not-to-be-minimized side benefit of next month's election: When he goes, so does she. And unlike Hillary, I doubt that she's coming back.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: on fire, 10/5/2012 6:18:50 PM     (No. 8912915)

Wookie-Wear, I love it!

And this is the guy who got her to wear the shredded toilet paper dress too!

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Reply 31 - Posted by: 6angels, 10/5/2012 6:23:27 PM     (No. 8912919)

so? her husband is still an idiot and she isn't any better.

ugly, ugly outfit. I never saw Jackie O in anything like that.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Kristen, 10/5/2012 6:31:53 PM     (No. 8912927)

I would not buy that dress or jacket. Just don't like it.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Coy860, 10/5/2012 6:37:15 PM     (No. 8912932)

Mooch certainly has an affinity for baby poop yellow/greens. Garish is too kind a word.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: TXknitter, 10/5/2012 6:45:23 PM     (No. 8912939)

Jackie O was a fairly large-framed tall woman as well. However, she was quite graceful, had beautiful posture and wisely utilized the likes of Oleg Cassini for wardrobe decisions. This Jason Wu frock is all wrong, all wrong for her body type! All wrong!!!!

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Reply 35 - Posted by: happywarrior, 10/5/2012 7:04:32 PM     (No. 8912960)

If Jackie O were alive today there'd be a secret tape of her laughing her rear off at that ugly dress and the ugly Mooch in it!

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Reply 36 - Posted by: nonsense, 10/5/2012 7:41:07 PM     (No. 8912991)

I greatly admire the photographer for the U.K. papers. He takes the very best worst pictures of the One's one.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Keekng, 10/5/2012 8:11:58 PM     (No. 8913056)

Enough info to gag a maggot.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: billa, 10/6/2012 12:42:37 AM     (No. 8913418)

While I understand that MO's attire is not real news, I love reading the articles, looking at the pictures and then I read the hilarious criticims of her atrocious taste in clothing. I laugh for hours afterwards.

It was my understanding that the top designers select anorexic models to wear their clothes so that the clothes are highlighted not the model.

Why would any designer admit to MO wearing his/her clothing line when everything she wears looks beyond scary and makes the designers' clothing look like burlap bag.

Also, I seriously doubt she pays for her own clothing - it is either gifted or loaned (like a lot of gowns at the Oscars) by the designer.

And another thought...I do not recall Hill getting this type of media coverage for pant suits and dress suits while Bill was prez. And, Hill during the first four years was a lot thinner than MO and did wear age and size apporpriate suits. Now, Hill just looks, scary, unkempt and unwashed.


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Reply 39 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 10/6/2012 12:52:52 AM     (No. 8913425)

I have always said that with enough money you could make anyone look good.
I was wrong.

Maybe the queen could have a decent outfit made for her.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: danu, 10/6/2012 4:52:58 AM     (No. 8913548)

Pissarro pans dress, goes mad, renounces pointillism.

Well, he would...if he could. Gack!

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A National Labor Relations Board official has given the green light to Northwestern University football players to form a union. The March 26 decision by the NLRB´s Chicago regional director, Peter Sung Ohr, held that scholarship football players are "employees" for purposes of federal labor law. Ohr rejected the longstanding view of Northwestern and the National Collegiate Athletic Association that players are "student-athletes" rather than employees. While Ohr´s decision is hardly the final word on this issue, it does accelerate the legal and political battle against the NCAA and its century-old amateurism rules. Is Football Academic? Kain Colter played quarterback at

U.S. to require rear cameras
in all vehicles by 2018

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Detroit News, by David Shepardson    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 3/31/2014 2:49:26 PM     Post Reply
Washington — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Monday finalized long-delayed rules that will require automakers to install back-up cameras in all vehicles by May 2018. The new rules set rear visibility standards that automakers will initially be able to meet only by installing cameras. At the same time, major automakers said Monday they are petitioning the Obama administration to let them end the use of side view mirrors if they install cameras that could perform the same task — a move that could improve fuel efficiency. (Snip) “We are committed to protecting the most vulnerable victims of backover

Report: Obama Admin Released
Tens of Thousands of Illegal
Immigrant Criminals

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Breitbart´s Big Government, by Matthew Boyle    Original Article
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President Obama’s Department of Homeland Security caught then released 68,000 aliens who had previously been convicted of a crime, a new report from the Center for Immigration Studies shows. The report, provided to Breitbart News ahead of its late Sunday evening release, reviews internal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) metrics to conclude that the Obama administration released 35 percent—or 68,000—convicted criminal aliens back into the U.S. general population when they could have been deported. (Snip) In response to these findings from CIS that follow up on his office’s report last week, Sessions said immigration law in America has essentially ceased to

Global Warming Will Cause War,
Pestilence, Famine and Death,
Says New IPCC Report Inevitably

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Breitbart London, by James Delingpole    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 3/30/2014 5:45:07 PM     Post Reply
Today sees the release of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change´s (IPCC) latest findings on the state of "global warming" and the news isn´t good. Here are some of the highlights: Giant malarial mosquitoes the size of crane flies may descend en masse and drain us of our blood so quickly with their powerful razor sharp probosces that we won´t even have time to be infected - we´ll be dead before we hit the floor; Bangladesh, Tuvalu, The Maldives and Florida will all be submerged; Four horsemen with skulls for faces, glowing red eyes and huge scythes will gallop across

A cup of Earl Grey ´as good as statins´
at fighting heart disease, study finds

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Telegraph [UK], by Alice Philipson    Original Article
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Drinking Earl Grey tea could help guard against heart disease, it has emerged, after a study found that bergamot extract--a key ingredient in the hot drink--is just as effective as statins at controlling cholesterol. Scientists believe bergamot, a fragrant Mediterranean citrus fruit which gives Earl Grey tea its distinctive flavour, can significantly lower cholesterol. They say it contains enzymes known as HMGF (hydroxy methyl glutaryl flavonones) which can attack proteins in the body known to cause heart disease. The study found bergamot could even be as effective as statins, used to control cholesterol but which can have side effects in


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