January 30, 2012 8:46 AM

Michelle Obama: $50,000 lingerie spree

Yeah, so our Imperial President says we all need to tighten our belts - yet the Queen closes down a Manhattan street so she can shop/drop $50,000 at a lingerie store.

Hypocrites!  And worse - the Americans who support this kind of nonsense:

Agent Provocateur sales boosted by US First Lady Michelle Obama

Agent Provocateur saw sales jump by more than 12pc, helped by US First Lady Michelle Obama spending $50,000 (£31,794) in one shopping spree.

First Lady Michelle Obama welcomes students and celebrities to an evening of dinner and entertainment as part of Women's History Month at the White House, Washington, DC
Michelle Obama's shopping spree caused part of Madison Avenue to be closed off Photo: AFP

The First Lady - better known for shopping at more modestly-priced High Street stores - along with the Queen of Qatar, Sheikha Mozah, closed off part of Madison Avenue to spend time in the luxury lingerie shop. Their purchases contributed to a market-spanking 12.5pc lift in sales.

Agent Provocateur, which is styled on vintage Hollywood glamour, sells handmade Calais lace corsets that sell for up to £900, which could ruffle the feathers of more than just President Barack Obama in an election year.

Read more at UK Telegraph


Just trying to imagine how you could spend $50,000 on lingerie in one day - and thinking how many starving children that might have fed. Oh, but these are the people raking in millions, taking luxury vacatioons on the taxpayer dime, and giving only 1% of their income to charity.
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So, so many things I could think to say in response. However, I shall be good and refrain. I will say though - how much longer til elections??????

Posted by: Michelle | January 30, 2012 9:50 PM

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