Oregon State fired their head basketball coach after six seasons and a 16-16 record this year. The firing of a basketball coach is not that unusual, what makes this one different is Coach Craig Robinson is the brother-in-law of President Barack Obama.
Somebody thought they could heckle Michelle Obama. Somebody thought wrong.
About 12 minutes into a speech the First Lady was giving for a Democratic Party fundraiser in Washington, D.C., a protester interrupted to demand that the president sign an anti-discrimination executive order. And that's when things got real.
The Official White House Tumblr sounds like a parody website that would be full of political snark and GIFs. But it's not a parody. The recently launched page is actually the official Tumblr for the White House. Like, for real.
But that doesn't mean there isn't snark and GIFs...
Not since Jackie Kennedy have we had a First Lady who was such a worldwide fashion icon. So when Michelle Obama turned up at the Inauguration with bangs, we knew we'd seen the birth of a super-hot trend. Here's just a few of the international superstars we've already seen copping Michelle's new look.
Everybody in America who was planning on getting bangs this week is thoroughly miffed at Michelle Obama for stealing their thunder. People sincerely cannot stop talking about the First Lady's haircut. Even people who want everybody to stop talking about it are talking about it...
First lady Michelle Obama last night called her husband President Barack Obama 'a man we can trust.' She lovingly praised her husband in a prime-time Democratic Convention speech as a devoted husband and caring father at home and urged the country to return him to the White House despite agonizingly slow recovery from recession.