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Michelle Obama on Conan

- Posted on September 24, 2020

TBS shared the full interview of Michelle being interviewed by her friend Conan O’Brien. Conan is joined by former First Lady Michelle Obama to talk about what it’s like to quarantine with the Obama’s, what Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy means to her, and the importance of voting in every election. PLUS: Conan and Mrs. […]

Listen To Michelle Obama Talk With Barack Obama On Her First Podcast Episode

- Posted on July 29, 2020

Michelle Obama officially released the debut episode of her new podcast and the first guest was none other than her husband, our former president, Barack Obama. The two got together for a lengthy conversation—their first publicized one-on-one talk—all about our relationship to our communities and our country. “Sometimes this relationship might be a source of […]

Meghan Markle to Edit Vogue and Reveals She Interviewed Michelle Obama

- Posted on July 29, 2019

The “Forces for Change” issue hits newsstands on Aug. 2. The announcement of Meghan Markle’s guest editing position for British Vogue comes two years after she shut down her lifestyle blog, The Tig Meghan Markle is going Vogue! The Duchess of Sussex has guest-edited the 2019 September issue of British Vogue, titled “Forces for Change,” […]

Gayle King interviews Michelle Obama at the Essence Festival

- Posted on July 8, 2019

Watch the entire interview from Essence Festival: CNN has given us some of the highlights from the interview: FAMILY On marriage: “Marriage is all nice and cute but then kids show up and they take up all the oxygen in the land,” she said. “That’s why they make the babies cute because you would leave […]

Michelle Obama tells Ryman audience about her last day as first lady and calling out Trump

- Posted on May 14, 2019

Michelle Obama knows dedication when she sees it. Sure, it’s shown on t-shirts worn by her supporters, donning phrases like “when they go low, we go high” and “it’s harder to hate up close.” It’s seen as feet tap and heads bop before the show, onlookers full of anticipation and encouraged by a Stevie Wonder […]

Michelle Obama Gets Candid About Raising Kids in the White House

- Posted on March 18, 2019

Michelle Obama is opening up about her family’s time in the White House. The former First Lady of the United States reflects on husband Barack Obama’s presidency in a candid new interview on Conan O’Brien’s podcast, Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend. On the latest episode, the Becoming author shares how “in awe” she is of […]

Michelle’s Interview on The Tonight Show

- Posted on December 19, 2018

Here are two clips from Michelle’s interview last night on the Tonight Show!

Michelle Obama: By the Book

- Posted on December 6, 2018

The former first lady, whose new memoir is “Becoming,” admires Zadie Smith’s novel “White Teeth” for its complexity and humor: “Even if a book takes on serious topics, I think it should still be fun to read.” What books are on your nightstand? I’ve usually got a pile of books next to me when I […]

Michelle Obama on Facing Criticism, Life After the White House, and Advice for Meghan Markle

- Posted on December 4, 2018

As the cover star of Good Housekeeping’s January issue, the former First Lady offers an exclusive peek into her life. After eight years as the First Lady, it feels like we already know everything about Michelle Obama. But then she released Becoming, 2018’s bestselling book, where she shares the truth about her life before, during, […]

Michelle Obama and Tracee Ellis Ross on the Power of Women’s Stories

- Posted on November 20, 2018

Michelle & Tracee sit down and talk with Philip Galanes from the New York Times. The former first lady and a star of ABC’s “black-ish” talk about Mrs. Obama’s memoir, feeling “good enough” and what it really means to “go high.” BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — “Girl, we were throwing down!” said Michelle Obama, playfully recounting […]