In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR

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Michelle AWOL as Obamacare Struggles

The Obamacare rollout is a mess, the White House is desperate for signups to inject cash needed to prop up the system, but one of President Obama’s best PR weapons – First Lady Michelle Obama – is nowhere to be found. Mrs. Obama is more popular than her husband and has been deployed by the White House frequently as one of his most most attractive

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Michelle Dances With Man in Drag

I don’t know. It’s kind of funny and she’s a good dancer. But, putting aside any notion of dignity for the positions of first lady and president –  those things went out the window a while ago, I know – what are kids supposed to think of this? This is from Friday night’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.

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Michelle: A Few Thousand Votes Could Decide It

First Lady Michelle Obama revealed the extent of the nervousness in President Obama’s camp over the upcoming contest with Mitt Romney, telling a group of Obama supporters in Naples, Florida that the election could be decided by a few thousand votes. “This all could come down to those last few thousand people we register to vote,” she said, according to Naplesnews.com. “It might mean just

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Michelle: Obama Works Hard, So Pony Up!

The Obama campaign has come up with a novel new reason for people to donate – President Obama works hard. In an email sent to supporters today, the campaign offers up Michelle as a witness to Obama’s dedication to his job. Every night in the White House, I see Barack up late poring over briefings, reading your letters, and writing notes to people he’s met.

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Michelle Arrives in Hawaii, Disappears

With controversy raging over her decision to fly separately from President Obama at taxpayer’s expense to her Hawaiian vacation, Michelle Obama has been keeping a decidedly low profile since arriving on Oahu. The first lady, who departing Washington Friday evening with her daughters, has barely been seen, and there’s been little in the local press about her activities. From a brief report in the Honolulu

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Special Michelle Hawaii Flight Would Cost Thousands

President Obama’s decision to send Michelle and his daughters to Hawaii ahead of him if he is delayed by a fight with Congress could cost taxpayers tens of thousands of extra dollars to fund two separate vacation flights and related costs. The move would also violate the intent of an executive order he issued just last month urging federal employees to cut back on expenses

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Michelle: Obesity is a National Security Issue

Well, it’s not. Only in the sense that EVERYTHING is a national security issue. For example, health care. If kids aren’t getting proper health care, how can they be good soldiers? And how about getting enough sleep? If soldiers aren’t engaged in proper sleeping habits, they’re going to miss when they shoot, now aren’t they? So of course, Mrs. Obama today is promoting her anti-obesity

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