Tag Archives: Becoming

A Promised Land: Barack writes memoir detailing ‘conjugal strife’ with Michelle

Barack Obama writes memoir.  Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON — From the outside lookin’ in, Barack Obama’s eight years in the White House appeared to be mostly unicorns and rainbows. But, according to his new 768-page memoir “A Promised Land,” the quondam Commander-in-Chief went through hell and back as the intricacies that come with being president took a toll on ...

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Netflix Documentary: Michelle Obama’s “Becoming” is star-studded tearjerker

First Lady releases solid documentary. Blog King, Mass Appeal CHICAGO — “Tadow! How you like me now?” Named after her 2018 memoir, Michelle Obama’s Netflix documentary, “Becoming,” is a star-studded tearjerker that feels stagy in spots; mainly because through the years she’s learned to “be much more scripted” to curtail media scrutiny. But the ‘Girl Power’ conception is still must-see ...

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