Last night's Academy Awards featured a surprise appearance by Michelle Obama, who spoke via satellite from Washington, D.C. to announce the Best Picture winner, Argo.
You will be shocked–shocked, I tell you–to learn that a Hollywood ceremony featuring Michelle Obama and honoring a movie that celebrates a successful moment in Jimmy Carter's presidency made conservatives mad.
#NextMichelleObamaAppearance She'll be in every movie theater preview telling you to shut your cellphone off & put away the popcorn.
— Michelle Malkin (@michellemalkin) February 25, 2013
Who needs L. Ron Hubbard, when the Obamas are available? #WeirdHollywoodReligions
— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) February 25, 2013
— Monica Crowley (@MonicaCrowley) February 25, 2013
Actually, this looks like less of a political decision by Hollywood and more of a business one. The First Lady's ratings are way higher than the Oscar telecast's.
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