Like every woman I know, black or white, I’ve watched Mrs. Obama with respect, admiration and arm-envy. Every woman. We talk about her unique role in American history, and we are proud and impressed. I’ve interviewed a former first lady’s chief of staff, various Republican operatives, and former staffers for previous presidents, and without exception, they all say the same thing: “I admire her so much.”Pretty high praise, I'd say.
Saturday, January 14, 2012
Admiring Michelle Obama
Kathleen Parker, straight-shooting but fair conservative journalist for the Washington Post, puts in a good word for Michelle Obama: