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Michelle Obama´s keynote speech
at Grammy Museum luncheon

Los Angeles Times, by Randy Lewis

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/17/2014 12:43:47 PM

First Lady Michelle Obama gave the keynote address Wednesday to several hundred people at the first Jane Ortner Education Award Luncheon, a fundraiser for the Grammy Museum held at Club Nokia at L.A. Live. Awards were given to musician Janelle Monae and El Dorado High School teacher Sunshine Cavalluzzi. Here is a transcription of most of the keynote speech she gave about the role of arts in education, with references to Grammy Museum executive director Robert Santelli. It is a pleasure for me to be here for the inaugural Jane Ortner Education Award Luncheon. I want to start by thanking Bob

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Janylou, 7/17/2014 12:50:28 PM     (No. 9928872)

Another fire fart?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 7/17/2014 1:03:07 PM     (No. 9928900)

Photo of her "dear, dear friend, Janelle Monae" dancing on a table at the White House during the bangup post-inaugural party in January 2013:

http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2013/01/22/article-2266156-1718A14C000005DC-974_964x627.jpg

Classy.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nimby, 7/17/2014 1:04:52 PM     (No. 9928905)

For a woman who preaches "healthy eating", she sure attends quite a few "rubber chicken" soirees!!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nimby, 7/17/2014 1:10:28 PM     (No. 9928912)

BTW, thats an awful picture. From the picture it looks like the thermostat was kept really low and it was cold!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 7/17/2014 2:37:55 PM     (No. 9929018)

the second picture is worse - she looks like Aunt Hattie. My Nana wouldn´t have worn that dress!

ugh...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jinx, 7/17/2014 3:12:10 PM     (No. 9929049)

Did we have to pay for that trip? How did she get there? These people fly across the country to make a speech while complaining that Americans don´t have jobs or food. Why don´t we limit the number of times they can fly. Just beam her up.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 7/18/2014 3:44:13 AM     (No. 9929700)

Mrs. Roper of "Three´s Company" would maybe wear that blue thing.

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