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Michelle Obama's 'Midlife Crisis' Captured in Her Official Portrait

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As if Michelle Obama needed more photographs that document her earth-shattering internet-shattering bangs (a.k.a. her self-described "midlife crisis") or even her preference for Reed Krakoff's sharp looks. But the fact that she's sporting both in her second official White House portrait gives the style choices some extra historical oomph. Photographer Doug Kennedy snapped the portrait in the Green Room, getting just half of the navy silk and wool dress, but all of its three-quarter length sleeves. Swoon.


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