Tika Sumpter to Play Michelle Obama in New Film


Actress Tika Sumpter has reportedly landed the role of Michelle Obama (née Robinson) in the upcoming film “Southside With You.”

According to published reports, the “Before Sunset” style film, will chronicle Barack and Michelle’s first date back in the summer of 1989, which included a mini-tour of the southside of Chicago, culminating in a late night showing of Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.”
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Video: Believe by Ashanti


“Rain on Me” songstress Ashanti teams up with a host of R&B and hip-hop artists for the single and video “Just Believe,” a PSA for Michelle Obama’s “Partnership for a Healthier America” initiative.

Ashanti called working with the First Lady “inspiring,” and says she hopes the campaign helps inspire young people to lead healthier lives.
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Kanye West Takes Aim at Michelle Obama


On Oct. 22, 2013, I wrote an article asking, “Is Kayne West going Crazy?” It only took West seven days to confirm my suspicions.

As if bringing out “white Jesus” and selling confederate flag, skull covered t-shirts wasn’t enough to show the world West has stepped outside of his mind, this so called “creative genius” had the nerve to open his mouth and imply that Michelle Obama isn’t as popular or influential as Kim Kardashian.

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The First Family Host White House Poetry Jam

The First Couple How cool are the Obamas? The first couple, Barack and Michelle, hosted the first ever White House Poetry Jam last night. Th First Lady, who is a fan of poetry and said she had been waiting for this event from day one, attended the laid back affair wearing cropped white slacks, an asymmetrical top by Basso & Brooke, and her signature kitten keels. Performers included actor James Earl Jones, Chicogo poet Mayda del Valle, bassist Esperanza Spalding, and many more. The event was attended by over 200 friends and special guests of the first family and will be broadcast later on HBO.

Check out photos from the event below.

Michelle Obama’s Prom Dress Makes The News

Michelle Obama Prom Dress As my granny would say “Lawd Hammercy”. If you thought Michelle Obama’s arms caused a controversy you ain’t seen nothing yet. The media is still obsessed with finding things to criticize Michelle about. So obsessed, they went back over 25 years ago and found a photo of her at her high school prom. So what’s the big deal you say? Well you guys better sit down for this. The photo shows Michelle wearing a dress with a… a… oh my gosh I just can’t say it- you guys are gonna have to click over to the next page to see it for yourselves.

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Barack & Michelle Surprise Sasha & Malia

A puppy isn’t the only thing first children Sasha and Malia are getting to ease their transition to White House life. A well-equipped playground set appeared outside the Oval Office Wednesday, complete with swings, slides, rope ladders, climbing slopes, clubhouse and crawl spaces. The playground set was designed by Rainbow Play Systems. The positioning of the set, right outside the Oval Office, was chosen so that President Obama could easily keep an eye on the girls while working.

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