As the election season ramps up in August, President Obama is putting on his fundraiser hat, attending $30,000-a-plate dinners but not spending much time campaigning for candidates.
THE FIRST COUPLE: Despite criticism earlier this fall for his selection of jeans at a baseball game, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, looking stylish in this Feb. 22 photo while attending a dinner with the nation's governors, are routinely recognized for their good fashion choices. Okay, so mostly Michelle, but Barack looks pretty dapper in his tux!
Elaine Showalter’s absorbing tour of the American women writers’ pantheon.
For now, the first lady avoids policy issues, sticking to meet-and-greets with federal workers and citizens.
Nearly half the buyers at India Fashion Week, held this month, came from abroad.