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dem629 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-28-09 10:20 AM
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2. How did they miss that weird chin? Why focus on the arms?
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  -WTF? People are up in arms over Michelle Obama's arms? GMAFB! Hepburn  Mar-28-09 10:17 AM   #0 
  - Jealousy. The buff-armed monster.  PassingFair   Mar-28-09 10:19 AM   #1 
  - I wish to hell my upper arms looked even half that good!  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:21 AM   #3 
     - try curls with those rubber bands.  pansypoo53219   Mar-28-09 11:13 AM   #33 
     - 5 pound weights - well no wonder!  Matariki   Mar-28-09 11:36 AM   #38 
     - Here's more arm exercise info, especially tricep - a good site  Obamanaut   Mar-28-09 12:44 PM   #55 
     - If I Had Arms Like That, I'd Be Sleeveless Year Round!  Dinger   Mar-28-09 02:12 PM   #62 
  - How did they miss that weird chin? Why focus on the arms?  dem629   Mar-28-09 10:20 AM   #2 
  - Oh, and she has huge feet....  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:22 AM   #4 
     - They probably are. Have you seen her hind quarters and legs?  dem629   Mar-28-09 10:30 AM   #7 
     - Tell me about how bad big-footed women are...  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:43 AM   #10 
     - Men's arms aren't on display. Their clothes cover them up whereas women's clothes...  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 11:00 AM   #23 
     - Of course she's got huge feet. She's 6 feet tall.  AllieB   Mar-28-09 12:06 PM   #48 
  - EEEeeek!! SKIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  TahitiNut   Mar-28-09 10:27 AM   #5 
  - OMG........  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:44 AM   #12 
  - They look great, but no one expected bare arms at the Not the State of the Union Speech.  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 10:29 AM   #6 
  - Jacquelyn Kennedy had bare arms at a State of the Union speech too.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 10:44 AM   #11 
     - but those arms weren't brown.  firedupdem   Mar-28-09 10:48 AM   #17 
     - Oh, yeah, excellent point....  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:50 AM   #19 
     - So true.......  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 12:34 PM   #53 
     - Her sleeveless dresses nearly always had jackets. Few women go sleeveless in January in DC. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 10:59 AM   #22 
        - The point is, Jackie Kennedy didn't wear a jacket at the State of the Union, even if  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 11:02 AM   #25 
        - I don't remember that. Anyway, it's been a long time since DC has seen it.  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 11:11 AM   #32 
           - lol! I personally don't remember her wearing the dress but there were a few  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 12:27 PM   #51 
              - I'd turned 4, but I remember it well. She wore sleeveless a LOT, but I doubt...  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 12:34 PM   #54 
                 - But Jackie did wear sleeveless to the '63 SoTU speech ...  MgtPA   Mar-28-09 12:52 PM   #57 
                 - I said I didn't remember specifically, but that it hasn't been seen in a LONG time...  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 01:08 PM   #59 
                 - Here's a photo of her wearing a sleeveless dress at JFK's SOTU.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 12:56 PM   #58 
        - Thank you, Anna Wintour.  blondeatlast   Mar-28-09 12:12 PM   #49 
  - i would be thrilled if my arms looked half as good as hers, he looks fabulous.  AlCzervik   Mar-28-09 10:34 AM   #8 
  - Yep...  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:46 AM   #14 
  - If these people can't take the sight of Mrs. Obama's arms, then they  Pool Hall Ace   Mar-28-09 10:38 AM   #9 
  - Duzy!!!!!  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:45 AM   #13 
  - IMHO she looks great. That said, wearing sleeveless dresses in winter seems weird to me  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 10:47 AM   #15 
  - Not many at night in January in DC. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 11:01 AM   #24 
  - She is near the age when a woman's body temp fluctuates randomly. That explains her Cardigans too.  Dollface   Mar-28-09 11:03 AM   #26 
  - They look fine. Most women's clothes don't have sleeves or armholes wide enough...  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 11:15 AM   #35 
  - In my life, living just north of NYC (and growing up in the city), except for  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 12:31 PM   #52 
     - It's actually common in the winter in NYC nowadays.  pnwmom   Mar-28-09 02:13 PM   #63 
        - I guess it hasn't caught up to the "burbs" yet.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Mar-28-09 05:49 PM   #66 
           - DC is a fairly conservative town when it comes to clothes. Always has been. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 07:11 PM   #68 
  - Same here  PatSeg   Mar-28-09 12:03 PM   #46 
  - The fact that this even merits a newspaper story shows Puritanical idiocy of America.....  marmar   Mar-28-09 10:48 AM   #16 
  - I wonder what the reaction would have been if she had been wearing...  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:51 AM   #20 
  - Those arms are GORGEOUS!  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 10:49 AM   #18 
  - The American Taliban. Next they'll demand she wear a burqua and  acmavm   Mar-28-09 10:58 AM   #21 
  - Maybe that burqua could have slits on the upper sides so she could...  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 11:05 AM   #28 
     - Just to piss of repubics? Sounds like a plan to me. With all the crap to  acmavm   Mar-28-09 11:07 AM   #31 
  - Michelle is a trend setter which makes the fashion slaves very nervous  lunatica   Mar-28-09 11:04 AM   #27 
  - Also...let's face it:  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 11:07 AM   #29 
  - "manly, muscular arms..."????  blaze   Mar-28-09 11:07 AM   #30 
  - Michelle Obama is not only physically big, she's not afraid to exhibit physical strength, and ...  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 11:14 AM   #34 
     - But her arms don't look manly at all!  blaze   Mar-28-09 11:31 AM   #36 
        - No, they don't look manly at all. They look great. They fit the rest of her great. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 11:34 AM   #37 
           - Agreed!! :) n/t  blaze   Mar-28-09 11:38 AM   #39 
  - WTF is wrong with people? "manly?". When I want to skip the gym I think of MO arms and GO!  recoveringrepublican   Mar-28-09 11:40 AM   #40 
  - Popular culture is dominated by really, REALLY skinny women. She looks great. Looks real. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-28-09 11:51 AM   #42 
  - WHO'S DEBATING HER ARMS??? Could it be the author of the article - with herself?  Matariki   Mar-28-09 11:43 AM   #41 
  - What, she didn't shave?  lonestarnot   Mar-28-09 11:54 AM   #43 
  - If only she looked more like Coulter  Jeep789   Mar-28-09 11:56 AM   #44 
  - A strong , beautiful and intelligent black woman?  JitterbugPerfume   Mar-28-09 11:58 AM   #45 
  - Betting that is the exact problem! n/t  Hepburn   Mar-28-09 12:04 PM   #47 
  - Are these the same folks that were drooling over Caribou Barbie?  sutz12   Mar-28-09 12:18 PM   #50 
  - The right to bare arms. If ya got 'em, flaunt 'em. nt  Obamanaut   Mar-28-09 12:49 PM   #56 
  - I'm going back to the gym  ismnotwasm   Mar-28-09 01:17 PM   #60 
  - WTF  LWolf   Mar-28-09 02:10 PM   #61 
  - It's funny, isn't it! They'd complain if she wore blue, or they'd complain...  TankLV   Mar-28-09 02:29 PM   #64 
  - too tall, too short, too skinny, too fat, too this, too that...  NorthernSpy   Mar-28-09 02:47 PM   #65 
  - I think there are a lot of bigots out there unhappy with the allure of the BROWN sugar  XemaSab   Mar-28-09 05:53 PM   #67 
 

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