Entertainment behind the scenes
But should First Lady Michelle Obama have agreed to pose for the style bible so soon after Barack Obama’s inauguration, and at a time of severe economic crisis?
The Obamas have generated the kind of media coverage more usually given to A-list movie stars than politicians (not counting French First Lady and former model Carla Bruni-Sarkozy).
Obama’s mix and match, designer and chain store style, has boosted the U.S. apparel industry and been emulated by American women around the nation.
from Global Investing:
Malcolm McLaren, the man who gave us The Sex Pistols, has found the real punks -- bankers. In an interview with Britain's The Observer, he says punk was not just about spiky hair and ripped t-shirts.
"It was all about destruction, and the creative potential within that. It turns out that the bankers may have been the biggest punks of all."