A case study in side-eye, as taught by the First Lady:
Who's that girl? @MichelleObama gives that special look. pic.twitter.com/xlmAVl1D1D
— Russian Market (@russian_market) December 10, 2013
“That girl,” it turns out, is Helle Thorning-Schmidt, forty-seven this week, who for the past two years has served as Prime Minister of Denmark under Queen Margrethe II. A Social Democrat, she has pursued policies which these days are considered centrist; she’s married to Stephen Kinnock of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Obviously not just someone who caught the President’s eye. In fact, they’ve met before:
And like the rest of us, she puts her shoes on one at a time:
Commentary has ranged from snarky to really snarky, with this tweet perhaps summing it up:
Michelle’s death stare is the distilled rage of a million black women losing the attentions of their men to white blondes.
Beyond that, deponent saith not.
Addendum: Well, maybe something more about the shoes.