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Fashion Editor Calls Out
Michelle Obama For Acting
Like An ´Indulged Starlet´

Business Insider, by Ashley Lutz

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/25/2013 11:13:45 AM

A renowned fashion editor was not impressed with Michelle Obama´s behavior leading up to the Inaugural Ball. The first lady reportedly asked between 15 and 30 designers to submit looks before going with this red Jason Wu number, which was kept secret. "Mrs. Obama isn’t an indulged starlet primping for the Oscars, nor should she behave like one," writes Bridget Foley, executive editor of Women´s Wear Daily. "Women everywhere have big events for which they select a single dress in advance of the moment." Michelle Obama´s behavior is high-maintenance compared with that of first ladies´ past,

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This is sure to make you smile. I hope Ms. Foley has good security. She will no doubt get that dreaded phone call very soon.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Feebie, 1/25/2013 11:16:32 AM     (No. 9138644)

Anyone remember the amount of grief Sarah Palin received when this level of attention was given to her wardrobe....by the RNC (not of her own doing)?

Remember the backlash?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/25/2013 11:18:30 AM     (No. 9138653)

I remain amused by michelle´s black wig =- the kind worn by black transsexual hookers on the Jerry Springer show.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: farmwife, 1/25/2013 11:21:13 AM     (No. 9138662)

Michelle to her subjects:

I,I,I,

The little people have nothing to complain about. I like to see them bowing and scraping to get a nod from me. It´s good to be Queen.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TXknitter, 1/25/2013 11:24:14 AM     (No. 9138672)

#2 - ouch. (I thought the comparison with Jane Fonda´s "do" by the brilliant Lucianne staff quite appropriate too!)
I thank Bridget for her honesty. Time for everyone to stand up to the Obamas!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JHSMom02, 1/25/2013 11:26:01 AM     (No. 9138678)

Michelle to the manipulated and used fashion designers and the masses: Let them wear polyester. I am the Queen.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: ocjim, 1/25/2013 11:26:28 AM     (No. 9138683)

Imelda Obama.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 1/25/2013 11:28:59 AM     (No. 9138688)

Ms. Foley is well advised to notify her tax accountant.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: skedaddle, 1/25/2013 11:53:49 AM     (No. 9138758)

Anyone want to bet there´ll be an announcement that Bridget Foley has been replaced?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: strike3, 1/25/2013 11:55:46 AM     (No. 9138762)

The obamas remind me of the old movie, "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty." Mooch thinks she is a queen, entitled to 25 handmaidens, lavish parties and vacations, the finest clothing, and we should hang on her every word because she knows what´s best for us peons. Barry imagines that he is a president.

Quite sad really. A couple of underachievers whose dream doesn´t have a prayer of coming true.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: smcchk, 1/25/2013 12:03:09 PM     (No. 9138776)

Meow! Love it!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: fleetusa, 1/25/2013 12:03:47 PM     (No. 9138778)

Happily someone in the MSM speaks the truth.

The Bushes would have been crucified for the same conduct.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: udanja99, 1/25/2013 12:06:18 PM     (No. 9138784)

Mooch is the ultimate prima dona.

My daughter is a hair stylist and says that there´s not enough styling product on the planet to get Mooch´s real hair to look like that new do. It´s laughably obvious that it´s a wig, but the swooners in the media certainly aren´t going to mention that little fact.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Rafter, 1/25/2013 12:08:06 PM     (No. 9138789)

#10, that´s good! All of it.

Moochelle "Don´t Let Them Eat Cake!!" Antoinette...

She´s aping the Hollyweirdoes she´s been hangin´ out wit.
Too bad it´s Chewbacca The Wookiee...

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Reply 14 - Posted by: navybrat, 1/25/2013 12:14:09 PM     (No. 9138802)

It makes no differences what she wears. I will always see her with her elbows on the table shoveling food in her mouth and chewing with it open. She may be in the White House but she has lowlife ways.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: msjena, 1/25/2013 12:17:21 PM     (No. 9138813)

A true fashion icon knows what she wants without having to have an army of stylists telling her or a competition among designers to design clothes for her. Didn´t Jackie O just phone up her regular designer for her iconic inaugural outfit? If Meesh looks good, it is because through feats of fashion engineering (including, no doubt, Spanx), her giant hips and thighs are hidden and her flat chest and long, well-toned arms emphasized to make her look thin.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 1/25/2013 12:20:32 PM     (No. 9138822)

With the greedy and grasping way Michelle turned out, it is kind of sad that her mom is getting a chance to ruin 2 more girls by being the unofficial babysitter to her granddaughters. Saw the photo of Mrs. Robinson standing behind Obama. No hand over her heart, and we now know which tree Michelle looks like. Spitting image.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: georgia peach, 1/25/2013 12:21:27 PM     (No. 9138826)

She will run to replace Barry by acclaim...wait for it..she is adored by some..

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Subal, 1/25/2013 12:32:19 PM     (No. 9138854)

I believe a large grocery bag, with cut outs for the eyes and nose would be appropriate for her!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Peach1, 1/25/2013 12:37:12 PM     (No. 9138864)

I am truly shocked that there is a negative article about the mooch! Wow!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/25/2013 12:43:54 PM     (No. 9138888)

Thwap. Foley nails her for what she did and correctly (IMO) nails her motivation. Attention. (We had noticed this before...)

And WWD has always been an important fashion publication.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 1/25/2013 12:44:42 PM     (No. 9138890)

No, not Imelda. She was far too classy to pull a stunt like this.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: jar, 1/25/2013 1:00:22 PM     (No. 9138925)

The new wig is made of Oriental hair. Cheaper than Caucasian hair. And has anybody noticed Obama chews gum a lot in public, at times when he should not be chewing. Maybe nicotine gum?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Kurto, 1/25/2013 1:05:04 PM     (No. 9138940)

#2 Much of her wardrobe reminds me of the transsexual hookers I saw in Thailand in the 1970´s. Now she has the hair to match.

Mooch needs hot pink pumps in size 14w, marked size 6 1/2.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Roll Tide, 1/25/2013 1:13:18 PM     (No. 9138953)

I´ve long thought that she should be setting an example for the rest of us out here in the REAL America by buying her clothes at Walmart and Target like everyone else. 0 tells us that we´re all going to have to tighten our belts and go through some hardships in order for him to change fundamentally our country. Meanwhile, we watch her try to out-fashion the rest of the world.

She ALSO needs to lose a ***LOT*** of weight herself before telling the rest of the world that we are too heavy. Those "muscles" are just a lot of fat, too. (When I was heavier, people asked me if I´d been "pumping up" because my fat arms looked "muscular" to them.)

Bring back Laura Bush! She´s SO tasteful, unassuming SO ladylike, and such a wonderful role model for young (and older) American ladies! Wonder if we´ll EVER see the likes of her again!?! Thank goodness we´ve got Kate Middleton now, setting some reasonable and tasteful fashion trends!!

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Reply 25 - Posted by: CEP, 1/25/2013 1:48:37 PM     (No. 9139027)

"Mrs. Obama isn’t an indulged starlet primping for the Oscars, nor should she behave like one," writes Bridget Foley, executive editor of Women´s Wear Daily.

You editors created this monster now live with this freak.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: mary Ellen, 1/25/2013 1:58:56 PM     (No. 9139040)

She is so ghetto!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Magic8Ball, 1/25/2013 1:59:05 PM     (No. 9139041)

I´m fairly certain that the Obama´s parked in handicapped parking spaces before being chauffered.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: cheeflo, 1/25/2013 2:09:17 PM     (No. 9139057)

Those are the words I was looking for, #28.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: msjena, 1/25/2013 2:45:39 PM     (No. 9139126)

#24--Asian hair is used for wigs because it is is better, not cheaper. It generally can´t be used for lighter (ie, blond) colors however, because stripping out the basic color (which has a reddish base) damages it.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: veritas, 1/25/2013 4:02:14 PM     (No. 9139261)

Hardly! An "indulged starlet" doesn´t get her own personal executive-jet-fitted-out 757 ´cause she can´t be bothered to wait 4 hours for her hubby.

BTW -- do you know her biggest challenge on moving into the White House? She couldn´t "order from the right side of the menu" any longer. [No prices are on it, so she had to guess at the most expensive items from past experience.]

#7: Too late. He quit when he heard about this. No dummy, he.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/26/2013 12:58:03 AM     (No. 9139917)

If she were a scarlet, every lump, bump, and fake thing on her body would be called out and on the front page of some rag paper.

I still say that wig is covering up scars from some plastic surgery after the election. No one saw her while on winter vacation. It doesn´t flatter her face especially when she does the horrible thing with her lips. I think of Cosby when she purses her lips. Maybe she can pull that bottom lip up over her head.

The photo with Boner at the luncheon was something to be ashamed of. She looked drunk.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/26/2013 1:01:30 AM     (No. 9139921)

Sorry. That was ´starlet´

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Posted By: tisHimself- 4/8/2014 6:32:42 AM     Post Reply
More than a hundred Republican Party elders gathered this weekend in Texas to celebrate George H.W. Bush’s legacy. But many of the event’s participants had another, much simpler agenda: launching a Jeb Bush presidential campaign. The two-day festivities featured a widely covered speech by Jeb. And on the sidelines, former Bush retainers were frank about their hopes that the eldest son could save a party the family has led on and off since 1988. “We have a responsibility to make sure Jeb runs,” said longtime Bush adviser Andy Card after the speech. “If Jeb Bush does not run, shame on us.” Card added,


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