Obama tells us every chance he gets this country sucks. Michelle Obama was never proud of her country until after her husband ran. So nothing was great about America until then. Now that she’s filled her coffers full with America’s treasures, well maybe it ain’t such a bad place after all.

TR: Mrs. Obama’s speech was clearly an attempt at softening Hillary Clinton’s image, painting the nominee as a lover and protector of “the children” — as someone who will lead by example of poise, rather than the “coarseness” of Donald Trump. Can’t blame the Democrats for trying — what angle do they have left to play, really?  More

“And let me tell you something — for the first time in my adult lifetime, I am really proud of my country,” Michelle Obama said in 2008 following her husband’s election as president.