In the immortal words of John McEnroe, you cannot be serious! Are we to expect this imperious, arrogant woman just decided on a whim she had to make a run to Target? Is there anyone with a pulse buying this nonsense? The photo here is linked to this pablum-puking puff-piece on how wonderful she is and how toned her arms are, yet makes zero mention of any midday forays to Target.
ABC News has some actual details.
Accompanied, naturally, by an army of Secret Service. But don't forget, she's just one of us, making the sacrifices. Let's all just suffer amnesia and forget her global jetsetting and separate planes to Martha's Vineyard. She's saving us money by shopping at Target!
First Lady Michelle Obama was spotted this afternoon on a recession-friendly shopping trip at the Target in Alexandria, Va. A casually dressed Mrs. Obama was snapped by Associated Press photographers wearing a baseball cap and sunglasses pushing her cart and carrying shopping bags.
While the White House does not provide details about the First Lady’s personal activities, “It is not uncommon for the First Lady to slip out to run an errand, eat at a local restaurant or otherwise enjoy the city outside the White House gates,” her Communications Director Kristina Schake said.