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April 3, 2009

Your Turn: Michelle – Carla

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Well, I wouldn’t be doing my job if I didn’t pay my respects to this much anticipated photo op. But then, good luck picking out the most expressive shot. The image above seemed a nice mix of character (Michelle keeping in real) and context, the two women posing during the national anthem. Fashionistas, be my guest.

On the other hand, though, there was also this, this, (but not this), and certainly I appreciate the breeziness of this, and, for sure, the cleverness of this.

(image: Saul Loeg/AFP. caption: US First Lady Michelle Obama and French First LadyCarla Bruni-Sarkozy are pictured at the start of the NATO summit on April 3, 2009 in Strasbourg. The summit, which marks the organisation’s 60th anniversary, is taking place on April 3 and 4, 2009 in Strasbourg and the neighbouring German cities of Baden-Baden and Kehl)

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