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  • Mrs Obama goes vintage

    11/08/2010 4:32:49 PM PST · by Indy Pendance · 157 replies · 2+ views
    Hindustan Times ^ | November 07, 2010 | Aaron George
    Since her arrival in India on Saturday, US First Lady Michelle Obama’s 1960s look has become the talk of the town. On Sunday morning, Michelle visited a school in Mumbai with husband, President Barack Obama, wearing an outfit reminiscent of 1960s style icon, former first lady, Jackie Kennedy. On her arrival in India, she wore a grey silk tunic, which was akin to the 1960s styles of designer labels Chanel, Dior and Yves Saint Laurent. “She has been dressing right on trend with these 60s- inspired looks. Like the floral printed skirt she wore as she played hopscotch. The thin...
  • Navy chief warrant officer leads Marine platoon in Iraq

    03/12/2006 4:11:43 PM PST · by DUMBGRUNT · 19 replies · 1,033+ views
    Mariens,com ^ | (March 6, 2006) | Cpl. William Skelton
    CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq (March 6, 2006) -- Navy CWO3 Jeffrey D. Fishel’s mother should have listened to him 27 years ago when he was 17 and said he wanted to be a Marine. “After telling my mother of my choice to join the Marine Corps, she said no,” said 44-year-old Fishel, from San Diego. “She told me the only way she would sign is if I joined another branch. I chose the Navy.” These days, Fishel’s wearing the Marine Corps digital pattern uniform, serving as platoon commander for Mobile Assault Platoon 3, Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment working...