Common Performs Poetry at the White House

Common Performs Poetry at the White House

Amidst controversy from conservatives, Common performed a spoken word piece at the White House in celebration of American poetry and prose last night.

Among other critics, Sarah Palin ripped Common and the Obamas for inviting the rapper/actor, given his former harsh words against former President Bush.

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Sarah Palin Rips Michelle Obama, Common

Sarah Palin Rips Michelle Obama, Common

Former half-term governor and current famous person Sarah Palin slammed Michelle Obama on Twitter today for inviting Common to the White House.

Her beef? Palin and some others aren't thrilled that the rapper and actor promotes healthy diets once rhymed about burning President George W. Bush.

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Michelle Obama Offers Valentine's Day Advice

Michelle Obama Offers Valentine's Day Advice

If the First Lady of the United States were asked to consolidate her Valentine's Day advice in one word, Michelle Obama's choice would be easy: Laugh.

She says it's what she and President Barack Obama do, and it seems to work.

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Michelle Obama Biography

Barack and Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama is the First Lady of the United States, and the wife of the 44th President of the United States Barack Obama. She is the... More »
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Chicago, Illinois
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Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama