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Michelle Obama Unveiled: 3 Victory Lessons from the First Lady, Regardless of Her Attire

On Tuesday, January 27, 2015, Michelle Obama did not wear a veil at Saudi King Abdullah's funeral. In Saudi Arabia, women are expected to cover their heads yet exceptions are made for foreigners.  Michelle Obama reminded us how relevant our fashion choices can be in this day and age.  Some analyzed The First Lady's decision as a fashion choice yet it showed her sense of style: Not dependent on her clothing yet associated with her unique way of carrying herself.  Whether she was taking a stand on women's rights, or not, The First Lady carved out her own individuality.  Earning the nickname: The First Lady of Fashion, Michelle Obama reminds the world that style matters.

What image are you creating of yourself? Michelle Obama has mastered non-verbal communication through her brilliant style.  Style is used to tell everyone who you are without having to say a word.  What sets you apart? Style is defined as "a distinctive appearance, to which something is designed"…

Adele's Age is the Secret to Success

Adele Hello Lyrics
Hello it's me I was wondering if after all these years you'd like to meet To go over everything They say that time's supposed to heal ya but I ain't done much healing
Hello can you hear me? I'm in California dreaming about who we used to be When we were younger and free I've forgotten how it felt before the world fell at our feet
There's such a difference between us And a million miles
Hello from the other side I must've called a thousand times To tell you I'm sorry for everything that I've done But when I call you never seem to be home
Hello from the outside At least I can say that I've tried To tell you I'm sorry for breaking your heart But it don't matter it clearly doesn't tear you apart Anymore
Hello how are you? It's so typical of me to talk about myself I'm sorry I hope that you're well Did you ever make it out of that town where nothing ever happened?
It's no secret that the both of us A…

4 Victory Lessons From Cristiano Ronaldo, Winner of the 2014 Ballon d'Or

Ballon d'Or
Cristiano Ronaldo beat Lionel Messi, winning the Ballon d'Or for the second successive year.  There are players that would settle after they win an award like the Ballon d'Or yet this is not the case for Ronaldo.  When winning makes you work harder, you are set for success.

Do It All
Be dynamic.  Ronaldo is strong, he is fast, he is quick.  Ronaldo is able to score in numerous different ways and he is technically sound.  While other players attempt to master one of the above, Ronaldo's hard work has led him to be a complete, dynamic player that has mastered every aspect of the game.

Make It Look Good
Ronaldo is one of the flashiest athletes alive!  From his off-the-field attire to his dramatic kicks, when you love what you do, you are willing to put in the extra effort to look good doing it! Take pride and ownership in the way you look, you never know who is watching.

Starting From The Bottom
Ronaldo grew up poor in Portugal.  He is the youngest…

Jared Leto's Net Worth: Life of Victory

The search inquiries involving Jared Leto typically look like this: Jared Leto net worth, Jared Leto band, Jared Leto Joker and Jared Leto quotes.  This article will provide all of the above.

Jared Leto Net Worth
Jared Leto's net worth is currently $40 million.  He started his career on the Fox television show 'My So-Called Life'.  He enjoyed a substantial amount of success in 2014 including the release of Dallas Buyers Club, the film that gave him an Oscar.

Jared Leto Joker
Jared Leto will be playing the big screen version of the Joker in Suicide Squad.  Jared Leto's Joker portrayal will follow the footsteps of Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger.

Jared Leto Band
For those that are not familiar with Jared Leto beyond his role in Dallas Buyers Club Jared Leto's band is named 30 Seconds to Mars and Leto is the lead singer.

Scroll to the bottom for some of our favorite Jared Leto quotes.  Here are five victory lessons we can learn from Jared Leto's life of victory:


5 Reasons Stuart Scott Will Never Be Forgotten

"When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer.  You beat cancer by how you live, why you live and in the manner in which you live." Stuart Scott

Stuart Scott was diagnosed with cancer in 2011.  At the 2014 ESPYs, after being honored with the Jimmy V Perseverance Award, Scott said that he had 4 surgeries in 7 days, in the week prior to his appearance, because he was suffering from liver complications and kidney failure.

Who would have thought that he was suffering? Scott was able to maintain his cool through it all and entertained the crowd as he does best!

September 1993, Stuart Scott's first appearance on Sports Center.  In his words, he looks good!  Lay the foundation and build from there.  How can you reach your goal if you refuse to start.  One day you will be looking back laughing at yourself, similar to Scott in the following video.

An unafraid voice.  Stuart Scott seemed to say whatever came to mind and we all loved it! When he was on Sports C…

10 Facts About Mario Cuomo, former New York Governor

1. Mario Cuomo was Governor of New York from 1983-1995.

2. Cuomo grew up in Queens to a family of poor Italian immigrants.

3. In 1952, Cuomo signed as an outfielder with the Pittsburgh Pirates.  He gave up baseball after he was stuck in the head by a pitch.

4. Cuomo attended St. John's School of Law and graduated at the top of his class in 1956.

5. Despite being a top law student, when he applied to law firms, the ethnic prejudice of the time led to his rejection by over 50 firms.

6. Despite running for Mayor and losing in 1977, Cuomo was elected to Lieutenant Governor in 1978.

7. Cuomo passed on running for President in 1988 and 1992 despite intense pressure from the Democratic party.

8. In 1993, Cuomo passed on the opportunity to be appointed to the Supreme Court.

9. Cuomo and his wife, Matilda Cuomo, have five children including: Cuomo's daughter, Maria Cuomo Cole, is married to fashion designer, Kenneth Cole.  Cuomo's son, Chris Cuomo was a journalist on ABC's Pri…