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Gwen Stefani to Host Fundraiser With Michelle Obama

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Gwen Stefani is to host a fundraiser with Michelle Obama.

The No Doubt singer will stage a "Family Day" with the First Lady at Gwen's Beverly Hills home on August 12 and a family of four can join the party for $1,000. A $5,000 donation gets the family extra time with Gwen and Michelle, wife of President Barack Obama. It is not known whether Gwen's sons, Kingston, six, and three-year-old Zuma, or Michelle's daughters, Malia, 14, and 11-year-old Sasha, will be at the event.

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Michelle Obama Wishes She Was Beyonce

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Michelle Obama and Beyonce (inset)Michelle Obama wishes she was Beyonce Knowles.

The First Lady of the United States says that if she wasn't heading the White House in Washington D.C with American President Barack Obama, she would love to be a music artist.

"Gosh, if I had some gift, I'd be Beyonce. I'd be some great singer," she told People.

Michelle made the claim in a new interview with the magazine when asked if there was any celebrity or world figure with whom she'd switch lives: "The power of music, being able to play an instrument... It looks like musicians just have the most fun."

Her complimentary comments come over a month after Beyonce published a note praising the mother of Malia and Sasha. The "Love On Top" singer described her as a role model for her daughter with Jay-Z, Blue Ivy Carter, and said the politician's wife is "the ultimate example of a truly strong African-American woman."

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Beyonce Praises Michelle Obama

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Beyonce performs for Barrack and Michelle Obama

Beyonce Knowles is thrilled her daughter Blue Ivy Carter has a role model like Michelle Obama.

The "Halo" singer has penned an open letter to the First Lady, praising her for her achievements and for being "humble, loving and sincere," and said she is proud her three-month-old child with husband Jay-Z has someone like Michelle to look up to.

"Michelle is the ultimate example of a truly strong African American woman. She is a caring mother, she's a loving wife, while at the same time, she is the First Lady!!!! No matter the pressure, and the stress of being under the microscope -- she's humble, loving, and sincere. She builds and nurtures her family, while also looking out for so many millions in so many ways," she wrote in a posting on Beyonce.com.

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VIDEO: Getting Inside the Royal Wedding

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We’re bummed that we didn’t get our invitation to the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in the mail, but we can still admire the upcoming nuptials from afar . . . very far (like, an ocean away).

To get an even closer look at the most anticipated wedding of the decade, watch the video above. Find out which engaged party invited two of their exes to the event, learn why President and Michelle Obama didn't get an invitation and discover which superstar couple will be in attendance.

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Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga Top Most Powerful Women List

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Michelle ObamaPop singers and Beyonce Knowles have been named in the top ten of the 2010 Forbes Most Powerful Women In The World list.

The pop stars - who collaborated on the single “Telephone” - came seventh and ninth, respectively, joining a host of political leaders including US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the poll. American First Lady - the wife of US President Barack Obama - took the number one spot.

“The women on our list, through their respective realms of power and influence, are shaping many of the agenda setting conversations of our day. They have built companies and brands, sometimes by non-traditional means, and they have broken through gender barriers in areas of commerce, politics, sports and media and cultural zeitgeist, and thereby affecting the lives of millions, sometimes billions of people,” said publisher of ForbesWoman, Moira Forbes.

Other entertainers on the list include talk show hosts Oprah Winfrey and , who came third and tenth respectively. Check out the complete list after the jump!

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VIDEO: SNL Presidents Unite for Financial Reform

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“This isn’t Live, this is FunnyorDie.com.” Yes - and that’s why it’s hilarious.

In this Ron Howard-directed clip, President Barack Obama (Fred Armisen) is visited by the ghosts of ‘s past. In his dream, the former White House residents all team up to give the current POTUS advice on how to finally get the Consumer Financial Protection Agency created.

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Michelle Obama’s Hair Makes News

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Another presidential press conference? Who cares? What the media really cares about is ‘s new look!

Last night at a country music celebration, the First Lady was easily the most talked about celebrity in the room. Obama arrived at the White House event in a Michael Kors dress…and a much shorter hairstyle.

Although most assumed Michelle had trimmed her locks, her press secretary revealed the truth. “It’s an updo. Not haircut,” Semonti Mustaphi told InStyle.

What did you think of her temporary look? Should she make the change permanent?

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Political Fashion Trendsetters

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Had Hillary Clinton won the Democratic nomination, there’s a chance we would be talking about a demand on pantsuits right now. (Probably not, but it’s possible.) But since she wasn’t, the fashion focus has now been placed on the other females currently in the political spotlight.

Ever since Sarah Palin’s appearances at the Republic National Convention, interest in the candidate’s $375 glasses have reportedly quadrupled. According to Italee Optics Inc., the manufacturer is now having to produce the eyewear around the clock.

This news comes months after Michelle Obama appeared on The View in another must-have piece. Once it was revealed that her black-and-white dress was an off the rack item purchased at White House Black Market, the retailer was flooded with calls for the $148 garment.

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Vanity Fair’s International Best Dressed List

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For the magazine’s September issue, once again polled a list of judges to produce their 69th Annual International Best-Dressed List.

While the results are sometimes questionable, the choices are undeniably quite diverse. Here are just some of the the picks for 2008:

Women

  • Kate Middleton (Prince William’s lady)
  • Michelle Obama
  • Sarah Jessica Parker
  • Tilda Swinton (Huh? See above for example.)
  • Ivanka Trump

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