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Must-watch videos of the week

An elusive creature lurks in the night. Michelle Obama's mom texts the darndest things. And a sweet, warm serenade to melt your heart. These are the videos you don't want to miss this week.
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No, You Can't Have It All—& That's Okay

We know what you’re thinking — I’m not even 35 yet, why should I be worrying about what’s going to happen when I’m 40, 45….ahem, 50. You’re going to say a pair of forty-something women frustrated with their career trajectories is just normal mid-life angst — nothing new.But is it? Maura, 47, has been an editor at some of the most well-regarded publications in New York, but these days she’s feeling the existential dread of working at a print publication at a time when she's constantly reminded t...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Obama, America, Los Angeles, Michelle Obama, Mayo Clinic, Gloria Steinem, Sheryl Sandberg, Phoenix, Rauch, Hudson Valley, Maura, Jonathan Rauch, Lexy

Michelle Obama Celebrates Her ‘Three Valentines’ In Sweet Instagram Post

Former President Barack Obama also honored Valentine's Day and his "smart, beautiful, funny, one and only" wife.
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Michelle Obama Celebrates Her 3 Valentines In Sweet Instagram Post

Former President Barack Obama also celebrated Valentine's Day and his "smart, beautiful, funny, one and only" wife.
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Jennifer Lopez Reveals Her Spiritual Moment With Michelle Obama Before Grammys

“We were feeling each other, power, and hoping we could create a really special moment for everybody."
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Michelle Obama Didn't Give Her Mom A Heads Up About Her TV Appearance

Former first lady Michelle Obama was on the Grammy Awards over the weekend. Marian Robinson texted her daughter: "I saw it, because (someone else) called me."
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Michelle Obama shares texts from mom

Michelle Obama gets "mom text" after Grammys: Did you meet any "real stars?" Jeanne Moos reports.
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Gucci's Alessandro Michele Speaks Out About The Sweater Resembling Blackface

Last week, Gucci apologized for a black sweater that, worn together with a matching balaclava, would give the appearance of Blackface. After an outcry, the products were removed from the website and stores. Following a public apology from the brand and an internal company memo, Creative Director Alessandro Michele has now broken his silence about the incident to his Gucci colleagues."It's important for me to let you know that the jumper actually had very specific references, completely differen...
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Michelle Obama shares funny texts from mom

Michelle Obama's appearance at the Grammys surprised millions watching at home, including the former first lady's mother.
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Michelle Obama's Grammy appearance didn't impress her mom

Michelle Obama's appearance at the Grammys surprised millions watching at home, including the former first lady's mother.
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Michelle Obama shares text messages her mother sent during the Grammys

It seems as though even former first lady Michelle Obama isn’t immune from the occasional teasing from her mother.
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Michelle Obama’s Grammys Appearance Did Not Impress Michelle Obama’s Mom

On Grammy night, the biggest cheer from the crowd wasn't for a musician. It came when Michelle Obama touched a microphone. The former First Lady -- flanked by Alicia Keys, Jada Pinkett Smith, Lady Gaga, and Jennifer Lopez, and towering over all four of them -- said a few vague words about the … More »
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Michelle Obama's mom reminds her she's not a 'real celebrity'

The "Becoming" author made a surprise appearance at the Grammys but her mom wasn't too impressed.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Michelle Obama’s Grammy appearance did not impress mom

PHOENIX (AP) — It appears Michelle Obama received a reality check from her mom following her appearance at the Grammys. The former first lady took to Instagram Wednesday to share a text exchange with mom Marian Robinson. Obama had received a standing ovation opening Sunday’s awards show with Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez and […]
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Read Michelle Obama's texts with her mother about the Grammys

Michelle Obama's appearance at the Grammys Sunday night surprised millions watching at home -- including the former first lady's mother, who wanted to know if she met any "real stars" while she was there.
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Michelle Obama just shared a glorious text exchange with her mom from Grammys night

Becoming First Lady of the US means a lot of big life changes, but the one thing it apparently doesn't put an end to are wonderfully awkward messages from your mom.Nothing stops those. Not even becoming a best selling author, or a super popular surprise guest at the Grammys.SEE ALSO: 17 books every activist should read in 2019On Wednesday morning, Michelle Obama took to Instagram to share a truly A+ message exchange she'd had with her mom, after appearing at the Awards show on Sunday.Ma...
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Michelle Obama’s Grammys Text Message Chat With Her Mom Is The Sweetest

"When your mom doesn't think you're a 'real' celebrity."
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LOL! Queen Elizabeth II’s Funniest Moments: Watch 

A queen with a sense of humor! Queen Elizabeth II is not afraid to show her silly side. Kate Middleton and Queen Elizabeth II watch part of a children’s sports event while visiting Vernon Park during a Diamond Jubilee visit to Nottingham on June 13, 2012 in Nottingham, England. Phil Noble – WPA Pool/Getty Images Queen Elizabeth II Through the Years During the 2012 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony in London, the royal was featured in a pretaped video with Daniel Craig as James...
Tags: London, Religion, James Bond, Michelle Obama, Nottingham, Kate Middleton, Buckingham Palace, Prince Harry, Harry, Daniel Craig, US Weekly, Olympic Stadium, Barack, West Sussex, Elizabeth Ii, Queen Elizabeth Ii

WATCH: Twitter Was Not Here for J.Lo’s Jentrified Motown Tribute Grammys Performance

When Jennifer Lopez was announced as the headlining performer for the Grammys’ Motown tribute, folks naturally scratched their heads and collectively asked: “How Sway?!?”When she finally took the stage Sunday night (Feb. 10) at the 61st annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles to perform, she did her thing, yet, something was still… missing. Twitter took notice and basically said, “Nah, sis, that wasn’t it” as they roasted the hell out of her for “Jentrifying” a Motown tribute.Maybe it was the fac...
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Cardi B Was The Second Celeb Mugler Exclusively Dressed In 25 Years

As Cardi B, nee Belcalis Almanzar, 26, rapped on "Money," — one of the songs on her Grammy Award-winning album — "I was born to flex." And that she did. We knew we were in for something special when the Invasion of Privacy artist walked the red carpet in a Mugler work-of-art resembling a pearl in an oyster. The piece belongs to Mugler's iconic archive and not just anyone has access to the couture collection.In what we will now consider visual proof of the lyrics 'Cardi at the tip-top, bitch,' M...
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Michelle Obama led a banner year for women at the Grammys

The show had some missteps, but overall it was a marked improvement from last year in one major way, says Rebecca Bodenheimer: Women dominated the night. Let's hope it's a sign of a more equitable future in the music industry, she writes.
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Michelle Obama led a banner Grammys for women

There's no doubt that women had a banner year at the Grammys. It's hard to say if this is an anomaly or the new normal, and it's too soon to herald a changing of the guard within the Recording Academy. However, the diversity of the female performers/honorees and winners -- not only in terms of race, but also musical genre and generation (from legends like Dolly Parton and Diana Ross to newcomers like Camila Cabello, Dua Lipa, and H.E.R.) -- is worth noting and applauding. Let's hope it's a sign ...
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Stories, Michelle Obama, Diana Ross, Recording Academy, Camila Cabello Dua Lipa

Why the 61st Annual Grammy Awards Telecast Was the Queerest, Fiercest, and the Best Yet

None Even if you didn't watch it, you knew that this year's Grammys were like any other's year's Grammy Award telecast: it was simply far, far too long.Yet that wasn't the only negative to be noted on the ceremony's 61st iteration. This time around, there were far too few awards were given out during the televised portion, several acceptance speech winners were played off (and twice abruptly cut off), one of the night's big winners wasn't even there (Childish Gambino/Donald Glover), and Recordi...
Tags: Feature, Music, Katy Perry, Alicia Keys, Dolly Parton, Smokey Robinson, Michelle Obama, Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Motown records, St. Vincent, James Corden, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Staples Center

gardenoffish: Peter b Parker: so who’s president here anyway? Miles: Bernie Sanders? Term is almost...

gardenoffish: Peter b Parker: so who’s president here anyway? Miles: Bernie Sanders? Term is almost up though but Michelle Obama is running in the next election. Who’s president in your universe? Peter:
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On the Runway: At the Grammys, Sisters Dressing for Themselves

From Cardi B on the half shell to Michelle Obama in a silver lounge suit and a barefoot Alicia Keys, women were front and center.
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Michelle Obama Makes Surprise Appearance At The Grammys

Former first lady Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance Sunday during the Grammys, eliciting thunderous applause from the crowd. Obama took the stage with Lady Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jennifer Lopez and Alicia Keys. “From the Motown records I wore out on the South Side…” Obama started to say, before her words were lost amid the raucous cheering from the crowd. Obama paused to let the cheering die out, finally chuckling and saying, “All right you all, all right, we got a show to do.” “Fr...
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As Iran's Islamic Republic turns 40, Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' hits bestseller list

Former First Lady's memoir has been reprinted 17 times in Iran. Monday marks the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Islamic Republic.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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