Barbz Beef With Grammys & First Ladies Keep It A Buck: This Week’s Winners & Losers
Another week, one other second of soul-snatching drama and unapologetic bluntness.
Celebs and followers alike informed us how they actually felt this week and there was no sugarcoating in sight. Peep our winners under, then hit the following web page for some salty followers who needed to take an L.
“Over it” First Ladies
There’s one thing about leaving public workplace that must be utterly liberating, particularly for First Ladies. Although they’re not technically elected officers, they are usually underneath as a lot scrutiny as their president husbands.
First Ladies may need their very own platforms and their very own viewers, however in sure methods, they nonetheless need to sustain a inflexible picture of womanhood and marriage that’s not all the time practical.
But now that Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton are out of the bigger political highlight, it looks like they've zero effs to present.
Take Michelle for instance.
She’s presently on a ebook tour for her new launch Becoming and she or he stopped by the Barclay Center in New York this previous Saturday to drop some realness.
According to Vanity Fair, Michelle was speaking about marriage and she or he made a reference to the ebook Lean In by Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg.
“Marriage nonetheless ain’t equal, y’all,” Michelle mentioned. “It ain’t equal. I inform girls that complete ‘you'll be able to have all of it’—mmm, nope, not on the similar time, that’s a lie. It’s not all the time sufficient to lean in as a result of that s**t doesn’t work.”
After the group laughed and applauded, the previous FLOTUS continued, “I assumed we have been at house, y’all. I used to be gettin’ actual comfy up in right here. Alright, I’m again now. Sometimes that stuff doesn’t work.”
Get comfy Michelle!
Released in 2013, the ebook Lean In hasn’t essentially aged effectively through the years, particularly for girls of colour who aren’t within the company world. “Leaning in” to let your presence be often known as a lady within the workplace won't work as effectively in different points of life.
When speaking about marriage particularly, Michelle saved issues a little bit extra funky:
“People are like, ‘Oh, why’d she speak about marriage counseling?’ I’m like, ‘Duh. Marriage is tough,’ you already know. It is tough . . . I like my husband, and we've got an ideal marriage, and we’ve had an ideal marriage, however marriage is tough work.”
Some ‘Chelly realness for you.
Hillary Clinton additionally didn’t have time for the BS this week when she attended George H.W. Bush‘s funeral.
When 45 a.okay.a. Donald Trump arrived, Hillary was NOT about to faux like she appreciated him. Hillary and her husband have been having a GRAND time sitting subsequent to the Obamas on the funeral. They have been laughing, ki ki’ing and possibly planning for the following karaoke night time.
But when Trump and Melania got here via, the entire temper of the church pew shifted.
The Trumps got here to take a seat subsequent to the Obamas and everybody just about shook their hand apart from Hillary.
Now there’s no telling what was going via Hillary’s thoughts on the time because it pertains to Trump, however if you happen to watch the footage, it appears like she was utterly and totally OVER IT.
Peep the facial on the zero:58 mark under…
O V E R I T.
Mrs. Clinton had zero time.
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