Daily Archives: December 16, 2008

Hart Schaffner Marx to Dress Barack

Barack Obama has chosen Hart Schaffner Marx to dress him for the inauguration.  How appropriate.

A Chicago based, Made in America, union manufacturer.  $895, around about.

Now we know.

But who will dress Michelle?  There’s lots of speculation and many designers who want to be the lucky one.  Here’s a few:   http://racked.com/archives/2008/12/03/from_karl_to_marc_everyone_wants_to_dress_michelle_for_inaugural.php

I’m gonna say Betsey Johnson.  What do you think?


Posted:  12.16.08


Filed under Barack Obama, fashion, Human Interest, life, Michelle Obama, politics, President Elect Barack Obama, Uncategorized

Blago’s Attorney: “We’re going to fight this case”

Blagojevich hired defense attorney Ed Gensen.

“He’s not stepping aside. He hasn’t done anything wrong. We’re going to fight this case.”

Ed Genson is a legend in Chicago  who “will do anything to win.”   He’s described as “expensive, comprehensive, tireless and ruthless.

See:  http://therealbarackobama.wordpress.com/2008/12/16/batchelor-were-going-to-fight-this-case/

Posted:  12.16.08

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