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This Week’s #WCW – Mrs. Hillary Rodham Clinton AND First Lady Michelle Robinson Obama

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Between her interview with Diane Sawyer, tackling crucial issues in her new memoir “Hard Choices,” being a cover girl for this week’s “People” and the online (and offline) fervor for her run for President in 2016, this former NY senator and Secretary of State deserves a laudable spotlight.

But not to be outdone, First Lady Michelle Robinson Obama is equally qualified EVERY week for #WCW.

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Michelle Obama’s Secret to Paying for Stylish Wardrobe Revealed

Good, I feel so much better about my Target/Old Navy/Forever 21/H&M wardrobe!

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Ever wonder how Michelle Obama is able to make an affordable fashion statement with her stylish wardrobe?

First, let’s cut to the chase. For all the haters: the taxpayers are NOT footing the bill.

Other than that, the answer is as classified as a covert military operation overseas. Although first ladies are expected to dress well, the Associated Press reports they don’t receive a clothing allowance or a salary to help pay for their clothing.

In its quest to find out who pays for Mrs. Obama’s wardrobe, the news organization referenced the adjusted income for the Obamas last year, which amounted to $481,000. Assets totaled $1.8 million to $7 million. In addition the AP mentions that Mrs. Obama (or rather her personal aide) looks for clothing discounts.

A complete breakdown of the situation comes courtesy of Joanna Rosholm, press secretary to the first lady, who admitted, “Mrs. Obama pays for…

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Richard Sherman Plays Seahawks ‘Cook’ To Michelle Obama’s ‘Reporter’

Very cool!

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Super Bowl champs can cook, too?

Naw, not really. But Seahawks star Richard Sherman is not afraid to act like he can; especially since he’s joining teammates Russell Wilson, Earl Thomas and First Lady Michelle Obama in a video to promote healthy school lunches.

The video was posted on Thursday and was filmed as part of Mrs. Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign. The campaign is designed to fight childhood obesity. Obama plays a sideline reporter in the video, telling Sherman to “take me through your final plate.”

“We’re the best chefs in the game,” Sherman yells in a parody of his famed postgame rant, “so when you try us with an easy meal like salmon cakes and succotash, that’s the result you’re going to get.”

Wilson and Thomas appear as sous chefs to Sherman, who wasn’t afraid to show off some of his football skills in the video, too.

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