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#Michelle Obama

From TheJournal.ie Watch live: Barack Obama is inaugurated as US president for the second time Inauguration

Watch live: Barack Obama is inaugurated as US president for the second time

Barack Obama is being inaugurated for the second time – watch it live here.

From TheJournal.ie Barack Obama formally begins second term as US President Four More Years

Barack Obama formally begins second term as US President

The second term always begins on January 20 – even though the ceremonial inauguration won’t take place until tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Obama to be sworn in for his second term today... and tomorrow Inauguration

Obama to be sworn in for his second term today... and tomorrow

Tradition dictates that inauguration ceremonies are not held on Sundays but the US constitution says that a president must be sworn in on 20 January.

VIDEO: The Obama family dog will sit where he likes, dammit Good Dog This post contains videos
First Daughters: 11 things to know about Malia and Sasha Obama Daddy's Girls This post contains videos

First Daughters: 11 things to know about Malia and Sasha Obama

Their dad is the most powerful man in the world. They must get away with NOTHING.

The most popular tweet of all time

Four more years. Half-a-million retweets.

From TheJournal.ie In 99 PHOTOS: the 2012 US Presidential Election In Pictures This post contains images

In 99 PHOTOS: the 2012 US Presidential Election

The 99 pictures that tell the story of the US Presidential Election campaign of 2012.

From TheJournal.ie He's her man: First Lady praises husband Barack Obama during prime-time speech Usa 2012

He's her man: First Lady praises husband Barack Obama during prime-time speech

The self-described “mom in chief” didn’t play dirty, not mentioning rival Mitt Romney once. Others at the DNC weren’t so kind.

Chicago erects plaque at spot of Obamas' first kiss Pda This post contains images

Chicago erects plaque at spot of Obamas' first kiss

The kiss “tasted like chocolate”, apparently.

From TheJournal.ie Barack Obama message, signature hoisted to top of One World Trade Center World Trade Center This post contains images

Barack Obama message, signature hoisted to top of One World Trade Center

In photos: steel beam signed by the Obamas and police and construction workers at the WTC site has been lifted onto the 104th floor of the new skyscraper.

From The42 Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend Hidden Gems

Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend

Michelle Obama hugs the entire, new Dream Team and Sycerika McMahon is studying a South African sensation closely.

VIDEO: Barack and Michelle Obama caught on stadium 'Kiss Cam' Pucker Up This post contains videos

VIDEO: Barack and Michelle Obama caught on stadium 'Kiss Cam'

Here’s how a President locks lips.

From TheJournal.ie Michelle Obama shares husband's Irish roots First Lady

Michelle Obama shares husband's Irish roots

Part of Michelle Obama’s ancestry has been traced back to Irish immigrants.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

Michelle Obama joins Pinterest; shows Barack skimming stones

Candid moments in the US First Couple’s life revealed on online pinboard – just in time for presidential campaign time…

Disney bans junk food ads on kids' TV shows

Disney says it will no longer be sponsored by junk food.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Bush and Obama share the stage at White House event Full House This post contains videos

VIDEO: Bush and Obama share the stage at White House event

Current and former US presidents exchanged jokes at the unveiling of Bush’s official portrait.

From TheJournal.ie Michelle Obama's first book dishes the dirt... on her garden First Garden

Michelle Obama's first book dishes the dirt... on her garden

The US first lady’s new book rakes through the intricacies of the White House kitchen garden.

From TheJournal.ie Bristol Palin slams Obama for listening to daughters on gay marriage US

Bristol Palin slams Obama for listening to daughters on gay marriage

Sarah Palin’s daughter says US president took advice from teens who watched “one too many episodes of Glee”.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

Obama revamps the White House art collection Matter Of Taste This post contains videos This post contains images

Obama revamps the White House art collection

Modern art – some love it and some hate it, but President Obama is a fan.

From The42 Rory McIlroy swings by White House for dinner with Obama and Cameron Tee Time

Rory McIlroy swings by White House for dinner with Obama and Cameron

Northern Ireland golfer joins stars of The Wire and Downton Abbey at event for visiting British PM.

Inappropriate PDA of the day

No comment.

From TheJournal.ie Moneygall publican gets invite to the White House St Patrick's Day This post contains images

Moneygall publican gets invite to the White House

Both Ollie Hayes and his nephew Henry Healy have received official invites to celebrate St Patrick’s Day with the Obamas.

From TheJournal.ie Obama announces foundation of US black history museum Race This post contains videos

Obama announces foundation of US black history museum

The country’s first national museum of its kind will seek to tell the untold stories around issues from slavery to pop culture.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Your evening round-up of the day’s main news…

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: How many press-ups can Michelle Obama do? GIVE ME TWENTY This post contains videos

WATCH: How many press-ups can Michelle Obama do?

The First Lady would breeze through boot camp.

American singer Etta James dies at 73 Etta James This post contains videos

American singer Etta James dies at 73

The legendary songstress, and singer of “At Last”, has passed away at 73 after suffering an illness.

From TheJournal.ie Video: Smoke bomb sparks White House lockdown White House This post contains videos

Video: Smoke bomb sparks White House lockdown

Hundreds of Occupy protesters had gathered outside of the gates after marching on the US Capitol.

From TheJournal.ie Ethics and e-voting: The week in quotes This post contains images

Ethics and e-voting: The week in quotes

Did they really say that? TheJournal.ie’s review of the week in words.

Michelle Obama joins Twitter, hits 1,000 followers in an hour

US First Lady joins Barack Obama on Twitter – will they become America’s Tweethearts? (Sorry.)

From TheJournal.ie Michelle Obama: I'm not an "angry black woman" Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama: I'm not an "angry black woman"

The First Lady has hit back at assertions in a new book, which said her behaviour caused tensions in the White House.

From TheJournal.ie Slideshow: 6 things you didn't know about Michelle Obama First Lady This post contains images

Slideshow: 6 things you didn't know about Michelle Obama

A new book lifts the lid on the First Lady’s life inside the White House…

From The42 WATCH: ESPN pundit Jon Gruden mistakes US First Lady for a sideline reporter FLOTUS This post contains videos

WATCH: ESPN pundit Jon Gruden mistakes US First Lady for a sideline reporter

Clemson’s play-calling system uses pictures of famous people. Very famous people indeed.

US politician apologises for comments about Michelle Obama's bottom

Republican Jim Sensenbrenner sparked a scandal by saying publicly that Obama had a “large posterior”.

Michelle Obama sets world record... for star-jumps Let's Move! This post contains videos

Michelle Obama sets world record... for star-jumps

The First Lady helps to shatter the previous world record for the most people performing jumping jacks in a 24-hour window.

The most important people of the last 14 years* (slideshow) VIPS This post contains images

The most important people of the last 14 years* (slideshow)

*According to the new edition of the Chambers Biographical Dictionary, these include Brian Cowen, the founders of Twitter and Cheryl Cole.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged with trying to assassinate Obama thought he was 'the antichrist' White House

Man charged with trying to assassinate Obama thought he was 'the antichrist'

Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez believed he was Jesus and thought President Barack Obama was the Antichrist, according to court documents and those who knew him

From TheJournal.ie Michelle Obama feels "connection" with Moneygall Moneygall

Michelle Obama feels "connection" with Moneygall

The First Lady spoke of what she experienced during her family’s visit to Moneygall in May.