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Michelle Obama's "Civilian" Act Is Hard To Swallow

NavVette Wrote: Jun 14, 2012 1:24 PM
You're right. The American people SHOULD NOT be paying for this woman's secretary, babysitter, and dog walker, let alone her vacations, but we are. Not only that, but the President is making her "advice" into rules and regulations that his executive agencies enforce... such as the lunch programs in schools (you don't think they changed their menus just because the first lady asked them to nicely, did you?), menus for the U.S. military, and so forth. I wish everyone would ignore her.
The first lady of the United States is on a whirlwind publicity tour for her hefty new food and gardening book ($30), which the White House hopes will bolster Team Obama's favorability ratings. I'd say it's a classic recipe for rank campaign hypocrisy and media double standards.

While journalists savor chummy chitchats with Mrs. Obama about beets and Beyonce, FLOTUS is once again escaping hard questions about her cronyism, junk science and generous junkets at taxpayer expense.

Mrs. Obama's 2012 campaign media blitz has already brought her to daytime airwaves ("The Ellen DeGeneres Show"), prime-time reality TV ("The Biggest Loser") and children's programming...