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Night before Trump’s inauguration
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Posted By: Pluperfect, 7/7/2019 4:32:58 AM

Michelle Obama in an interview Saturday evening said the night before President Trump’s inauguration in January 2017 was “very emotional.” "The truth is, on that day I was moving my children out of the only house they had really grown up in,” the former first lady told Gayle King of CBS News at the Essence Festival in New Orleans. “I think that gets lost on people.” She said she was rushing to get her daughters and their friends out of the White House after they’d had a sleepover the night before the inauguration. “The girls didn't get up,” she explained.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: PChristopher 7/7/2019 4:41:47 AM (No. 116281)
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Reply 2 - Posted by: HerbVA 7/7/2019 5:29:55 AM (No. 116285)
Emotional because the Welfare Queen had to get off the publicly funded gravy train.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rinktum 7/7/2019 5:33:38 AM (No. 116287)
Oh please. Her husband ran the most corrupt administration in the history of the Presidency. The family took lavish vacations at tax payer expense and invited untold numbers of friends and family on foreign jaunts. Racism was breathed into this country by the agitator in Chief and his angry wife who was never proud of her country until her husband was elected President. She was caught on camera at an event saying, “all this for a damn flag.” Frankly, she was embarrassment most of the time. He was nothing more than a community organizer who hit it big with his fellow anti-American zealots who created his persona out of whole cloth for the sole purpose of fundamentally transforming this country. The tears she and her children shed before the Trump inauguration was probably due to the realization that they were being forced off the gravy train and would not be catered to and their every whim realized. The Obamas are much like the Clinton’s in that politics is their scam and money and power is the end game. The corruption that exploded under the Obama administration will, if justice is served, be the only legacy of this socialist cabal. Then Obama and his comrades should be shedding real tears for conspiracy to interfere in a Presidential election and then facilitation of sedition against a sitting President. The majority of Americans just want justice for the crimes they have committed. It will be enough. However, more troubling than the criminal activity is the division and lawlessness that Obama seeded throughout the country and the media then watered. The nation is divided because of this man’s relentless effort to tear apart the unity that held us together as Americans and that is a real cause for tears.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: SueDotSue 7/7/2019 6:03:55 AM (No. 116291)
For selfish, spoiled brats, everything is 'emotional.' You lived in the White House for 8 years, your daughters could've had sleepover parties every night for 6 months, yet you allowed them and their friends to have a sleepover party there when a new family was coming in the next morning, knowing the group likely wouldn't have had a full night's sleep, wouldn't be up bright and early to politely gather their belongings and allow staff to clean the residence.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 7/7/2019 6:14:41 AM (No. 116293)
I'm still laughing!!! And by the way Lobster Hound, your tears are yummy!!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: M2 7/7/2019 6:34:41 AM (No. 116307)
That’s nice. The entire country was emotional every day of your husband’s pathetic presidency, but we didn’t whine. We prayed and we toughed it out
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Reply 7 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 7/7/2019 6:54:23 AM (No. 116318)
Most everybody who's finally kicked out of public housing fusses like this.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Sam1 7/7/2019 7:18:49 AM (No. 116333)
She appears to have had a lot of plastic surgery since they left the White House. Is she preparing for a 2020 run.. I've always suspected she'll be on the 2020 ticket one way or another.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: franq 7/7/2019 7:21:12 AM (No. 116334)
Such a tale of woe. She'd finally become proud of her country, too.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: jinx 7/7/2019 7:28:26 AM (No. 116345)
I thought all the things of the former President had to be moved out so the things of the new President could be moved in. The Obama's had already bought a mansion in DC. Why did they allow their girls to have a sleepover in the WH! How dulmb was that! They also had indicated that they hated living in the WH. They never said that they loved it soooo much. She is really full of it saying and doing anything to get attention and keep herself in the limelight. Of course, she gets paid big bucks to talk and appear on stage. I am sooooo tired of the Obama's. She is still playing the racist card. She is just like the race hustlers Sharpton and Jackson who keep the racial bias front and center all the time.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 7/7/2019 7:50:37 AM (No. 116358)
Nothing lasts forever, Michelle. You knew you were leaving. You have to prepare yourself and the children for that eventuality. Its a valuable life lesson.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 7/7/2019 7:55:34 AM (No. 116363)
Yeah, BO made the presidency "look easy". A doper showing up to stock shelves at a grocery store makes the job look easy too. That's because they don't really do any work. That's why people don't hire dopers. We shouldn't have given BO a job either, even if Biden did think he was clean.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: excalgalcg 7/7/2019 8:04:23 AM (No. 116372)
Aww poor Michelle crying the night before they finally left the WH they corrupted. She’s crying because the country would eventually find out the dirty work her commie husband had choreographed. We are sick of the Obamas and go away.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 7/7/2019 8:11:37 AM (No. 116381)
What a tiresome hag Mooch is. She complained non-stop about living in the White House, and yet complains about having to leave. Any chaos that morning was the result of her stupid decision to allow the surly sisters to have a sleepover the night before the move. As for the White House being the "only house they had really grown up in," the surly sisters were born in 1998 and 2001, so they'd lived somewhere else before they moved in at 11 and 8 in 2009. What they were probably upset about was losing a staff of servants to kiss up to them.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Doconc 7/7/2019 8:20:48 AM (No. 116390)
Thank God!!!
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Rather Read 7/7/2019 8:24:36 AM (No. 116395)
Oh boo hoo. I'll bet your daughters handled this like grownups. What a drama queen.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Lawsy0 7/7/2019 8:31:36 AM (No. 116403)
First time I have read a tearful goodbye to Government Housing.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: janjan 7/7/2019 8:41:23 AM (No. 116414)
That was a very emotional night for me as well. After 8 long years these deeply anti-American liberals and their entitled offspring were finally being evicted from The People’s House. Thank God for Trump.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Cindiana 7/7/2019 8:45:11 AM (No. 116420)
So THAT'S why she looked like a rag at the Inauguration? Who is she kidding. She had no involvement in handling the sleepover. The last night as Mistress of the Estate wasn't spent popping corn and showing teen movies.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: NorthernDog 7/7/2019 8:53:32 AM (No. 116432)
Like Prince said, ''Life is a party, and the party does not last.'' The Obamas seemed surprised that their reign would actually come to an end. At some point they realized much of the time was squandered on long vacations, fundraisers, parties with celebrities, and endless 'exclusive interviews''. Thank God for the 22nd Amendment with its 2-term limit.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: earlybird 7/7/2019 8:54:01 AM (No. 116433)
“We’re really gonna have to, like, move, Buh-rock…. I just can’t believe it…(sob) Ah’m havin such a schtruggle…” (now write that down, Buh-rock. I’m gonna need it later)
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Jen103143 7/7/2019 9:03:27 AM (No. 116444)
All she managed to portray is that she was very unorganized. Any normal homemaker knows better than having a sleepover the night before a big event. Of course, she didn’t have to worry about managing anything. Her huge staff would do everything for her.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Nimby 7/7/2019 9:07:24 AM (No. 116453)
They had their teddy bears? A teenager getting ready to go to college crying with a teddy bear? Beee yesss!!
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Reply 24 - Posted by: MMC 7/7/2019 9:17:05 AM (No. 116464)
Did we ever see pics of Michelle pregnant? Or holding newborns? Michelle,Big Mike, has had massive amounts of plastic surgery. But you can’t change the size of the hands or feet.. and inner beauty requires much more than a surgeon touch .. She is running.. and her wild popularity with media will make 2020 nauseating
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Reply 25 - Posted by: hershey 7/7/2019 9:19:51 AM (No. 116468)
They. Just. Can't. Shut. Up...just go away...somewhere far away...forever...
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Reply 26 - Posted by: moebellini3 7/7/2019 9:34:02 AM (No. 116484)
She said she was rushing to get her daughters and their friends out of the White House after they’d had a sleepover the night before the inauguration. A complete moron. Who in their right mind would allow your daughters to have a sleep over the night before the inauguration, knowing you have to get out that day. But then again, with the Obama's it was never about our country, it was about celebrity, about status with the elites. They used Air Force One like it was a taxi cab jetting to vacation spots, concerts and late night TV shows. Fact is, Obama and his partner turned the presidency into a part time job. Both of them, total frauds, elected by the illiterates of the democratic party. Get it yet.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Nimby 7/7/2019 9:37:55 AM (No. 116489)
BTW- what about the other children in the country who had to leave the only houses they grew up in, when their parents lost their livelihood thanks to your husband’s policies? They were not living on tax payers dole for free, partying away. Their parents paid rent or mortgage!! What a selfish toddler!
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Reply 28 - Posted by: bigfatslob 7/7/2019 9:39:25 AM (No. 116491)
I'll bet that big Sasquatch added a large amount of essence to the Essence Festival. I wouldn't want to be anywhere near the city of New Orleans during the Essence Festival black crime spree with the anti-American Michelle Obama and the vile Kamala Harris in attendance. I guess the squatter and her daughters should shed tears when they got kicked out of public housing. Cry me a rive because I sat in silence for eight long years and shed tears for our country while watching your low IQ husband created race riots, condemn the police and generally tear the nation apart. Yes Michelle Sasquatch "all this for a damn flag" the American flag which flies over this great nation and even your stinking Essence Festival.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: msjena 7/7/2019 9:41:24 AM (No. 116493)
Her daughters were teenagers—old enough to know their life of extreme luxury couldn’t last forever. Are we supposed to feel sorry for them?
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Reply 30 - Posted by: DVC 7/7/2019 10:04:05 AM (No. 116515)
Gee, I hope she cried herself to sleep. Grin. We Won. I heard that from some half black guy in the White House.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Rubinski 7/7/2019 10:21:57 AM (No. 116538)
The jig was up.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Readaholic 7/7/2019 10:23:22 AM (No. 116540)
Moochelle says of her schtruggle, “I think that gets lost on people.” -- LOL, excuse us Mooch, if we aren't constantly concerned with all your little troubes, you flaming narcissist. FRO.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: HotRod 7/7/2019 11:20:40 AM (No. 116611)
If, as a result, she is not in an asylum, it was not emotional enough!
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Reply 34 - Posted by: Chuzzles 7/7/2019 11:54:45 AM (No. 116656)
Lots of previous FLOTUS had the same experience Moochie. You are not unique. But boy, you sure didn't move very far away did you? Had to stay in DC to run your shadow government and try and sabotage Trump whenever you could. I am looking forward to your great downfall, it is going to be sweet.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: SALady 7/7/2019 11:55:35 AM (No. 116657)
It's racism I tell you -- racism!!!! A black family is kicked out of free government-owned public housing so that a white family can move in!!!! How racist is that?!?!?!? Think about the children!!!! Oh the inhumanity!!!! The only obvious solution is free abortions, free college, and reparations for all black folks!!! Yeah, that's the ticket!!!!! /sarcasm off
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Reply 36 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/7/2019 12:49:15 PM (No. 116726)
Some office holders grace the white house, others infest it...Hey Moochie, they had to get rid of the unwanted insects when you left...get a clue!
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Reply 37 - Posted by: Pepper Tree 7/7/2019 3:38:05 PM (No. 116835)
Yeah, I bet getting evicted from the White House was no fun at all. No more free worldwide vacays and shopping trips. No more jaunts on Air Force One. No taxpayer-funded personal staff of 28 jumping to your every whim. Watching servants pack your ugly clothes and prying Moms Robinson away from the breakfast table and her Belgian waffle must have been a heartbreaker. Then there’s getting Stinky out of bed before 10am. What a pain.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: rochow 7/7/2019 6:11:27 PM (No. 116927)
Cry me a river.... I ran out of Kleenex with these phony comments by a phony guy whose entitlement just does not give up. Sasquatch trying to make Trump look like he is evicting her from the house her poah children have ever known, boooh hoooh. Her husband was busy??? Who knew? Certainly not in the Oval, The desk was always shiny clean and nothing on it. She must be blabbing about his exhausting golf rounds that never, ever ceased. Or was it his schlepping around the globe to show off in AF1 groveling in front of potentates, blabbing when he should shut his mouth, hanging with the Hollywood crowd, or the choom smoking gang that were in the WH when he was there occasionally! She really has me confused. I have no clue how this dumb brain box ever passed in any law class. Must have been Jesse revrum Jackthon who saw to it and her color made it!
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Reply 39 - Posted by: paral04 7/8/2019 8:16:04 AM (No. 117255)
That is how I felt in 2009
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A rodeo is no place for vegan protesters, and a group of more than 40 of them have learned that the hard way. A video going viral through LiveLeak and other sites shows a group of vegan protesters attempting to disrupt a dressage contest — a competition where horses and their owners perform a series of movements from memory — only to face an anti-protest from the cowboys in attendance. LiveLeak reported about the video, “This Saturday at La Exposición de Gandadería, – commonly known as Expo Rural – more than 40 vegan activists staged a peaceful protest interrupting a dressage contest. The activists walked onto the central track,
GOP anxiety spikes after retirements,
Democratic gains in Texas
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Posted by M2 8/3/2019 10:20:01 AM Post Reply
Republicans have long idealized Texas as a deep-red frontier state, home to rural conservatives who love President Donald Trump. But political turbulence in the sprawling suburbs and fast-growing cities are turning the Lone Star State into a possible 2020 battleground. "The president's reelection campaign needs to take Texas seriously," Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said in an interview. He added that while he remains optimistic about the GOP's chances, it is "by no means a given" that Trump will carry Texas - and win its 38 electoral votes - next year or that Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, will be reelected. For a state that once elevated the Bush family and was forged into
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