Tag Archives: FLOTUS

Thursday Open Thread

Psychiatry, Racism, and the Birth of ‘Sesame Street’ How an African-American psychiatrist helped design a groundbreaking television show as a radical therapeutic tool for helping minority preschoolers. Chester M. Pierce was a Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread

OUR FLOTUS! Former First Lady Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming was poised to become a bestseller even before it hit bookstores on Tuesday. Barnes & Noble announced in a press release on Monday that Becoming had received the most pre-order sales … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread

Repost ICYMI When you get a some free time, please sit back and watch, listen, and learn from FLOTUS.

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Sunday Open Thread

Have a Blessed Sunday, Everyone. ICYMI

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First Lady Michelle Obama Hosts “Hidden Figures” White Event

Transcript of FLOTUS remarks here. @HiddenFigures @WhiteHouse FLOTUS talks about the power of our film. 5-Star review! @TherealTaraji @octaviaspencer @JanelleMonae pic.twitter.com/fNhTWkwTcw — Theodore Melfi (@theodoremelfi) December 15, 2016 #HiddenFigures is at the @WhiteHouse! Follow along for LIVE coverage as @MichelleObama … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Melania Trump plagiarized Michelle Obama’s 2008 speech

You can’t make this up, folks! In her first major address before the nation on Monday night, Melania Trump appears to have plagiarized a number of lines from first lady Michelle Obama’s speech at the 2008 Democratic National Convention. The … Continue reading

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The First Family Celebrate Easter Services in Alexandria Virginia

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream

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Thursday Open Thread | First Lady Michelle arrives for #SOTU

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Wednesday Open Thread: Michelle Obama Reveals Her Girl Power Playlist

Here’s the full list of tracks: 1. Run the World (Girls): Beyoncé 2. Ain’t No Mountain High Enough: Diana Ross 3. Doubt: May J. Blige 4. When The Day Comes: Nico & Vinz 5. Girl on Fire: Alicia Keys 6.On … Continue reading

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First Lady Michelle and Ellen dance-off to ‘Uptown Funk’

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