Obama’s ’80s Fashion: We Are The Sweatervest We Are Waiting For

Just hum the theme to The Cosby Show, and you're set!
Hello and Happy Christmas of probably 1988, [December 1989, try reading the caption — Ed.] Barry and Michelle! You both look great! Well, not really, but you look better than so many other 1980s disasters such as albino hair-metal twins Nelson, mullet-lunk Billy Ray Cyrus or whatever was going on with Tracy Chapman.


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