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White house holidays

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama reacts as she participates in craft activities with military children at the State Dining Room after a preview of the 2012 White House holiday decorations November 28, 2012 at the White House in Washington, DC. The first lady welcomed military families, including Gold Star and Blue Star parents, spouses and children, to the White House for the first viewing of the 2012 holiday decorations. The theme for the White House Christmas 2012 is "Joy to All." (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

First Lady Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama was born in Chicago, Illinois. She attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School. Mrs. Obama met husband Barack Obama at a Chicago law firm. The First Couple has two daughters, Sasha and Malia. (Whitehouse.gov)