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Sunday, May 10, 2015

Michelle Obama Speaks Of ‘Emotional Toll’ Of Being First Black First Lady

The emotional toll is getting to Michelle
Queen Michelle throws out the race card 
about the horror that is her life.

(The Hill)  -  Michelle Obama gave a candid view Saturday of the challenges and emotional toll of being the country’s first black first lady. 

Obama, speaking to graduates at Tuskegee University in Alabama, described insensitive media questions and derogatory remarks from political pundits that she said have kept her up at night.

 “And over the years, folks have used plenty of interesting words to describe me. One said I exhibited ‘a little bit of uppity-ism.’ Another noted that I was one of my husband’s ‘cronies of color.’ Cable news once charmingly referred to me as ‘Obama’s Baby Mama.’”  
Obama said she was subjected to a different set of expectations on the campaign trail in 2008 compared with other candidates’ wives. 

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Maybe Michelle might like to meet some women
going through some real emotional tolls.

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