The magnificent beam of light that is Michelle Obama brought her enviable brainz to Eastern Kentucky University this past weekend to deliver the 2013 commencement address, and as usual, the First Lady DOMINATED.
Cue to 5:05 and watch Mrs. Obama's inspiring speech (above)!
As is her custom, Michelle's address is peppered with personal examples as a means to strengthen her arguments: arguments of perseverance, community, creativity, compassion and hope.
She challenges the graduates to really consider themselves — who they were as college students, who they are now, and who they want to be in the future.
Oh it makes us feel like we're graduating all over again, sniff!
Two days after bombs exploded near the Boston Marathon finishing line — killing 3 and reportedly injuring nearly 200 — Michelle Obama took some time out of her visit to a U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD to address the horrific incident.
Watch the FLOTUS' inspiring, optimistic words (above).
Not only does Michelle send her condolences to all those hurt — physically and emotionally — by the explosions, she also emphasizes the fact that when abhorrent things like this happen in America, we are reminded of our nation's bravery and selflessness.
We have NEVER been more in love with a lady (besides those in our family LOLz) than we are RIGHT NOW with Michelle Obama after watching her inspiring, heart breaking, poignant speech addressing youth violence and the importance of investing in our children's future.
Open you ears, minds and hearts to the FLOTUS (above)!
Among the MANY important points that Mrs. Obama makes, she emphasizes: