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The Celebrity Presidency

PecosPete.38 Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 6:44 PM
Speaking of Moochie's intrusion on the Oscars last night...the gold braid on the row of people behind her looked disturbingly like a feeble attempt to make her look like some sort of royalty. Next, we can expect someone with one of those long skinny trumpets they use in historical medieval movies to announce the king and queen about to make a public appearance. Ta-ta-ta-TA! The only reason we haven't seen this yet is because the brazen schemers on the WH staff haven't thought of it yet.
Roy323 Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 7:44 PM
PP-AND it is difficult to obtain "one of those long skinny trumpets" on short notice! You knew that tho?

More than a few Americans who tuned into the Oscars ceremony Sunday night were put off by the appearance, via satellite, of First Lady Michelle Obama.

Washington Post writer Jennifer Rubin expresses their disgust when she remarks: “It is not enough that President Obama pops up at every sporting event in the nation. Now the First Lady feels entitled…to intrude on other forms of entertaining [.]”

Rubin continues: “I’m sure the left will holler that once again conservatives are being grouchy and have it in for the Obamas.” However, “if they really had their president’s best interests at heart, they’d steer...