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Michelle Obama's 'Gimme Five' Fitness Challenge Is Way More Intense Than Barack's

Originally posted 05/19/2015 11:25PM

[EMBEDCODE {Hey, @POTUS! This is how you #GimmeFive, FLOTUS-style… https://t.co/YF8nEtjUIA— The First Lady (@FLOTUS) May 20, 2015 }] The First Lady would like to remind the nation that she is rather hardcore.

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The Best (and Weirdest) Advice from 2015's Famous Commencement Speakers | Matthew McConaughey

The Best (and Weirdest) Advice from 2015's Famous Commencement Speakers

Originally posted 05/18/2015 05:15PM

Graduation season is well underway, as many colleges and universities across the country have already celebrated, and said farewell, to the class of 2015. No graduation ceremony would be complete without a commencement address, often done by a renowned guest.

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Michelle Obama Had a Fangirl Moment When She Met Scandal's Bellamy Young

Originally posted 05/12/2015 02:20PM

What happens when the First Lady of the United States meets the First Lady of Scandal?

A mutual fan freakout, apparently.

Scandal star Bellamy Young tells PEOPLE she behaved like a "paralyzed koala" when she and her TV husband Tony Goldwyn met President Obama and Michelle Obama at the White House Correspondents' Dinner on April 25 – but it sounds like the real-life FLOTUS was just as excited about the encounter.

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Michelle Obama Confesses Caricature of Angry Black Woman 'Knocked Me Back'

Michelle Obama Confesses Caricature of Angry Black Woman 'Knocked Me Back'

Originally posted 05/09/2015 06:30PM

First Lady Michelle Obama delivered a powerful commencement speech at Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama, on Saturday, addressing the stereotyping and pressure she feels not only as the First Lady of the United States, but also an African-American woman.

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Michelle Obama on Sasha and Malia: My Husband and I Are 'the Last People Our Kids Want to Be with'

Originally posted 05/04/2015 06:10PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] Barack Obama may be known as the "cool president" but that's not exactly how his two teenage daughters see him.

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The Obamas Have a Special Message for Will, Kate & the New Royal Princess

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The Obamas Have a Special Message for Will, Kate & the New Royal Princess

Originally posted 05/02/2015 03:30PM

Even the president has royal baby fever!

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Michelle Obama to David Letterman: One of Our Kids Is Going Through Their 'Grumpy Cat' Phase (VIDEO)

Originally posted 05/01/2015 08:50AM

Even the president and his first lady, it seems, are not immune to the terror of teenage hormones.

Michelle Obama stopped by The Late Show on Thursday and commiserated with David Letterman over the "cloud" that sometimes passes over his 11-year-old son, Harry. "All of a sudden, all we do is argue and reason escapes the planet!"

"Yeah, you're in that phase," replied Michelle, assuring him that it does go away, but that she's currently dealing with that situation in the White House – but wouldn't confirm whether it was Malia, 16, or Sasha, 13.

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Michelle Obama Looks Perfect in Purple at White House State Dinner

Michelle Obama Looks Perfect in Purple at White House State Dinner

Originally posted 04/28/2015 10:45PM

The First Lady loves bold color, as she proved on Tuesday night

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Ciara and Russell Wilson Hold Hands at White House State Dinner

Ciara and Russell Wilson Hold Hands at White House State Dinner

Originally posted 04/28/2015 08:25PM

Though less flashy than Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner, the Obamas' Japanese state dinner at the White House on Tuesday still boasted some big names – including Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his rumored love interest Ciara.

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The White House State Dinner Menu Is Making Us Very Hungry and Very Jealous

The White House State Dinner Menu Is Making Us Very Hungry and Very Jealous

Originally posted 04/28/2015 11:35AM

Get all the details on the expertly-crafted feast

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