Did top Obama aide curse Michelle?
The book 'The Obamas' by New York Times reporter Jodi Kantor details Michelle's initial reluctance to move into the White House after her husband took office for the sake of her children and her friction with top Obama aides including former Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel.
Kantor interviewed more than 30 current and former aides of president Obama and some of the first couple's closest friends for the book which says Michelle has been an "unrecognized force in her husband's administration.
To Michelle, some of her husband's staff members were too "insular and not strategic enough" . Matters came to a head in September 2010. It was about a French book which said Michelle had told Carla Bruni-Sarkozy that living ...more