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Ellen DeGeneres Helps Michelle Obama at a Costco Book Signing - Watch a Sneak Peek!

Ellen DeGeneres and Michelle Obama are stopping by Costco!

The daytime TV host and the former First Lady are having an hour-long sit-down interview on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, airing on Thursday (November 15).

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During Michelle‘s appearance, Ellen distracts and serenades the former First Lady during an impromptu book signing of her new memoir Becoming, which was released on November 13.

Watch a sneak peek below!


Sneak Peek! Ellen Helps Michelle Obama at a Costco Book Signing
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Michelle Obama Launches Book Tour in Chicago with Oprah!

Michelle Obama gives her longtime friend Oprah Winfrey a hug while kicking off the Becoming Book Tour on Tuesday (November 13) at the United Center in Chicago, Ill.

The former First Lady of the United States is participating in conversations in arenas all around the country for the next month while promoting her new book, “Becoming.”

“One of the most remarkable stories I have ever witnessed is the becoming of Michelle Obama,” Oprah said in her introduction.

10 percent of ticket inventory from each stop are being given to local charities, schools, and community groups in each city the tour visits. The tour continues to Los Angeles on Thursday.

You can order the book now on Amazon!

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Michelle Obama Reveals Why She Goes to Marriage Counseling with Barack Obama

Michelle Obama is on the cover of Elle magazine’s December 2018 issue, on newsstands November 20.

Here’s what the former First Lady had to share with Oprah Winfrey, who also interviewed the “Becoming” author for her magazine as well. Here’s what she had to share…

On Donald Trump‘s birther claims: “In order for my children to have a normal life, even though they had security, they were in the world in a way that we weren’t. To think that some crazed person might be ginned up to think my husband was a threat to the country’s security; and to know that my children, every day, had to go to a school, and soccer games, parties, and travel; to think that this person would not take into account that this was not a game—that’s something that I want the country to understand. I want the country to take this in, in a way I didn’t say out loud, but I am saying now. It was reckless, it put my family in danger, and it wasn’t true. And he knew it wasn’t true.”

On going to counseling with Barack Obama: “It was about me exploring my sense of happiness. What clicked in me was that I need support and I need some from him. But I needed to figure out how to build my life in a way that works for me.”

On the pressure of being the first black family: “We felt the pressure from the minute we started to run. First of all, we had to convince our base that a black man could win. It wasn’t even winning over Iowa. We first had to win over black people. Because black people like my grandparents—they never believed this could happen. They wanted it for us. But their lives had told them, “No. Never.” Hillary was the safer bet for them, because she was known. Opening hearts up to the hope that America would put down its racism for a black man—I think that hurt too much. It wasn’t until Barack won Iowa that people thought, Okay. Maybe so.”

For more from Oprah‘s interview with Michelle Obama, visit OprahMag.com.

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Michelle Obama Opens Up About Suffering a Miscarriage

Michelle Obama is opening up about having a miscarriage about twenty years ago.

The former First Lady opened up about the experience in an interview on Good Morning America with Robin Roberts.

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“I felt like I failed because I didn’t know how common miscarriages were because we don’t talk about them…we sit in our own pain, thinking that somehow we’re broken,” she explained.

“That’s one of the reasons why I think it’s important to talk to young mothers about the fact that miscarriages happen.”

The full interview will air during an ABC News special called Becoming Michelle: A First Lady’s Journey With Robin Roberts on Sunday, November 11 at 9 p.m. ET.

Watch a preview below.

Michelle Obama, Kelly Clarkson, Meghan Trainor & More Celebrate International Day of the Girl on 'Today'!

Michelle Obama, Kelly Clarkson and Meghan Trainor are bringing the girl power!

Karlie Kloss, Zendaya, Freida Pinto, Jennifer Hudson and young women from all over the world joined in on the International Day of the Girl Celebration on Today on Thursday morning (October 11) in New York City.

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The Today anchors also celebrated with their children, with plenty of dancing and singing all over the stage.

The concert was to honor International Day of the Girl, founded in 2012 by the United Nations, to raise awareness of the needs and important issues girls face across the globe due to gender inequity, including equal access to education, work training, legal standing, medical care and much more.

“Celebrating #DayofTheGirl with these trailblazers. Congratulations @michelleobama on launching @globalgirlsalliance working to improve the lives our girls through education,” Karlie wrote on her Instagram. See the epic selfie below!

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