Quoted: Michelle Obama tries one of those cool new slang words again

May 30, 2013
Michelle Obama in Washington last month. (Brendan Smialowski / AFP/Getty Images) Michelle Obama in Washington last month. (Brendan Smialowski / AFP/Getty Images)

 

“We need you to keep on writin’ those checks!. . . And max out!  It sounds kind of baller, too, maxing out! Everyone here should be maxed out!”

— Michelle Obama urging supporters to open their checkbooks for the Democratic National Committee at a lesbian/gay fundraiser in Manhattan Wednesday night, where VIPs included just-out NBA player Jason Collins and Bravo’s Andy Cohen. (“Baller”? Ohmigod, Mom! No one talks like that anymore!!!)

Earlier, the noun instead of adjective form: Michelle Obama at Bowie State: Too many fantasize about being ‘a baller or a rapper’, 5/17/13

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