For all those folks comparing Mrs. Obama to former First Ladies (Jackie O...
For all those folks comparing Mrs. Obama to former First Ladies (Jackie O anyone?), check out what Carl Sferrazza Anthony, historian at the National First Ladies Library in Ohio, had to say recently to Women’s Wear Daily:
“I think maybe some mornings Mrs. Obama says, ‘Well, I have to do a school event at 11, a luncheon at 12, and leave early to tape a public service announcement, and it’s hot out.”
“At the same time there is a really highly conscientious effort to be aware that what [she] wears will help define the administration and help serve as a symbol for the administration. Mrs. Obama has struck the right balance.”