Michelle Obama Faces Conservative Backlash After Appearance at the Oscars

Right-wing media are falsely suggesting that First Lady Michelle Obama's Academy Awards appearance is unprecedented, ignoring that former presidents and former First Lady Laura Bush have previously participated in the

Piers Morgan continued a discussion that had been brewing all day Monday about the implications of First Lady Michelle Obama's surprise appearance at the Oscars. Morgan's guest Donny Deutsch, who refers to himself as a

For most viewers—at least those who stayed up that late—it was fun and novel to see Michelle Obama beam in by satellite (though I could have done without using the servicemen as props). The spectacle, arranged by movie mogul and White House pal

Transcript for Michelle Obama's Oscar Moment. — — and all the details are coming in about the secret Oscar it will — like announcing aren't yet one of the producers told the Hollywood reporter that they had to fly secretly to the White House See

Michelle Obama announcing the Best Picture Oscar for “Argo” from the White House Sunday night. (Pete Souza/White House via AFP/Getty Images) . “They were more excited than I could have ever imagined. . . we always love the chance to highlight them.”