The White House Easter Egg Roll and the Republican War on Women

On the Monday following Easter, a relaxed President Obama dressed in khaki pants, rolled-up shirt sleeves and shiny brown wingtip shoes, together with wife Michelle, daughters Sasha and Malia, mother-in-law Marian Robinson, and family dog Bo, took to the White House South Portico balcony.  The Obama family warmly welcomed 30,000 adults and children and encouraged them all to enjoy the bunny and egg festivities. Glancing over at his wife, Obama said "My job is very simple, it is to introduce the powerhouse of the White House," First Lady Michelle Obama.  Mrs. Obama responded demurely, saying, "Thank you, honey." Then, the demure 'powerhouse' warned Barack that if he had any competitive inclinations about "beat[ing] a three-year-old" in the egg roll, he had better suppress the urge.  Then, in honor of the holiest Christian holiday, Michelle exhorted the gathering by screaming "Let's Go, Let's Play, Let's Move," which sounded a bit like "Please Go, Don't Stay, Please...(Read Full Post)