Tag: First Lady Michelle Obama

Racist West Virginia Official Who Called First Lady Michelle Obama an “Ape in Heels” Reinstated to Executive Director Position

The white West Virginia official who referred to First Lady Michelle Obama as “an ape in heels” on Facebook has been reinstated to her former position.

Dr. Michelle Herren: Racist Denver Doctor Describes First Lady Michelle Obama As a “Monkey Face,” Allowed to Keep 6-Figure Job

A Denver anesthesiologist revealed her racist thoughts after describing First Lady Michelle Obama as a "monkey face" who speaks "poor ebonic English."

Barack Obama Crushes Our Hopes, Says Michelle Will “Never Run” for President (or Any Elected Office)

President Barack Obama spoke to Rolling Stone magazine the day after the election and discussed his wife’s possible political career. Unfortunately for us, the President says Michelle will “never run” for elected office.

Joel Husk: Things to Know About Alabama Police Officer Fired for Sharing Michelle Obama “Fluent in Ghetto” Meme

Joel Husk, an Alabama police officer, has been fired after racist memes he reposted on his personal Facebook account went viral. Here are some things you need to know about Husk and the incident.

#ThankYouObama: BET & Twitter Pay Tribute to President Barack Obama, the Coolest POTUS Ever

BET's TV special Love & Happiness: An Obama Celebration celebrated President Barack Obama’s two-term presidency and also sparked the hashtag, #ThankYouObama.

Beverly Whaling: Things to Know About WV Mayor Who Agreed With “Ape in Heels” Michelle Obama Facebook Comment

Thousands are calling for a West Virginia mayor to be removed after she agreed with a racist's Facebook post regarding First Lady Michelle Obama.

Michelle Obama Delivers Impassioned Speech in Response to Donald Trump Boasting About Sexually Assaulting Women

"I can't believe that I'm saying that a candidate for president of the United States has bragged about sexually assaulting women..."

Jane Wood Allen: Some Things to Know About Teacher’s Aide Fired for Calling First Lady Michelle Obama a “Poor Gorilla”

A Georgia teacher’s assistant was dragged on social media after her incredibly racist Facebook post about First Lady Michelle Obama went viral. She was subsequently fired from her position.

Bill O’Reilly Claims Slaves Who Built White House Were “Well-Fed” and Provided “Decent Lodgings”

Michelle Obama had conservatives jumping through hoops trying to rewrite history after she acknowledged the slaves that built the White House during her Democratic National Convention speech. However, Bill...

Michelle Obama Causes Us All to Remember the Slaves That Helped Build the White House and Our Nation

After Melania Trump’s disastrous speech at the Republican National Convention, Michelle Obama took the stage at the DNC with poise, class, and delivered one of her most powerful orations....

Watching Michelle Obama Sing “Get Your Freak On” With Missy Elliott Will Give You So Much Life

While Donald Trump's wife and aspiring first lady Melania Trump was busy stealing lines from Michelle Obama's speech archives, the REAL first lady was out in these streets having...

Melania Trump’s Plagiarized Speech Could End Donald Trump’s Campaign

The circus that is the Republican National Convention becomes more ridiculous with each passing day. While Melania Trump’s plagiarized speech has dominated the conversation, some have overlooked the legal...

Watch: Melania Trump Plagiarized Michelle Obama (and Rick Astley?) in Her RNC Speech

Melania Trump, Donald’s third wife and former model, has largely been kept out of the spotlight during his presidential run. In an interview with ABC News, Melania said the...

Growing Up in The White House: Malia & Sasha Obama Over the Years

Kids: they grow up so fast! Malia and Sasha Obama, the daughters of President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama, have grown from little girls into young ladies right before...

Raven-Symone Defends Univision Host Who Compared Michelle Obama to “Planet of the Apes”

Raven-Symone's views on racial issues makes us wonder if she even has a brain at all. The "Empire" actress appeared on "The View" Monday as a co-host and gave her...

First Lady Michelle Obama and Bow Wow Spotted at Howard University

Michelle Obama and Bow Wow joined 37 students from Chicago public high schools Thursday (Apr 17) for an exclusive tour of Howard University. According to the White House, the First...

Michelle Obama Loves “Scandal,” Says Kerry Washington “Makes The Show Fun”

Believe it or not, Michelle Obama is actually a fan of ABC's "Scandal." In a lenghty interview on Ryan Seacrest's radio show, the First Lady spoke on a number of topics,...

Kanye West Basically Dissed President Obama on the Radio & Said He’s Using Pop Stars to Be “Down”

It's one thing to go after Jimmy Kimmel, but to throw shade at the President of the United States definitely requires some big gonads. And apparently Kanye West owns a...

Man Who Says He’s Michelle Obama’s Adopted Son Arrested for Trying to Access Her Bank Account

One of your cousins got booked after allegedly trying to tap into First Lady Michelle Obama's account for funds. His plot didn't work for several reasons. The first being that...

First Lady Michelle Obama Responds to Oscar Appearance Criticism with Class

First Lady Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance at the 85th Academy Awards via satellite and while the crowd inside the Dolby Theater was happy to see her, some...

Seth MacFarlane Says “No Way” to Hosting the Oscars Again

Following the 2013 Oscars, host Seth MacFarlane learned the hard way that Hollywood takes itself way too seriously and that people get offended by just about anything. So would...

Here’s First Lady Michelle Obama’s New Official White House Portrait

If you had a problem with First Lady Michelle Obama's new bangs, too bad. Now they're etched in official White House history since Mrs. Obama is rocking them in...

Watch Jennifer Hudson Serenade the Obamas During Their First Dance at Inaguration Ball

Power-belter Jennifer Hudson held the distinct honor of ushering in President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama's first dance at the President's second term Inauguration Ball in Washington,...

Michelle Obama Gives John Boehner A Deadly Side Eye At Inaugural Luncheon

If we had to caption this GIF, we'd probably call on a line from Kendrick Lamar's "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe": Talk too motherfucking much, I got my drink I...

First Lady Michelle Obama’s Bangs “The Most Significant Event” of Inaugural Weekend?

President Barack Obama was officially sworn in to his second consecutive term over the weekend, which is pretty big news. But perhaps the biggest thing to happen this past...

President Obama Promises “Best Is Yet To Come” In 2012 Election Victory Speech

President Barack Obama delivered one hell of a victory speech early Wednesday morning (Nov 7) after winning the 2012 election and securing his second term in the Oval Office. Just...

Look at How Much Sasha and Malia Obama Have Grown Since 2008!

Sasha and Malia Obama are two very fortunate, and extraordinary girls ... which is not a total surprise, since they are the progeny of the very accomplished First Lady...

Bill Clinton Says President Obama Deserves a Second Term, Applauds Michelle’s DNC Speech

Bill Clinton, the last Democratic president to serve in the White House before President Obama, reached back and gave a helping hand to the sitting president with a full-throated...