She The People: The Obamas

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 10/27/2012

Obama as father figure

In an election where the president is betting the house on a message of "trust," his image as a father figure could help win voters over.

By Delia Lloyd  |  09:38 AM ET, 10/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  carl jung, father figures, michelle obama's parenting rules, obama as family man, obama as father figure, Obama trust message, presidential archetypes

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/20/2012

Doug Brinkley: Jodi Kantor’s ‘The Obamas’ is ‘chick nonfiction’

By Melinda Henneberger  |  07:00 AM ET, 02/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jodi Kantor, Douglas Brinkley, chick non-fiction, The Obamas

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 01/30/2012

Is ‘doing it all’ the only right answer?

Isn’t there a little corner of Michelle Obama’s message that takes pride in doing more than her fair wifely share?

By Melinda Henneberger  |  05:56 PM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donna Britt, "Brothers (& Me): A Memoir of Loving and Giving," by Donna Britt, Jodi Kantor, "The Obamas," by Jodi Kantor, Michelle Obama