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Fox Contributor: Michelle Should Have Thanked Affirmative Action in Her Speech

First Lady Michelle Obama is getting pushback from some the standard corners for a commencement address at Tuskegee University in which she addressed the hurdles of racism she faced en route to becoming the first African-American First Lady.

Fox News contributor Angela McGlowan told Fox & Friends Tuesday morn that Obama’s comments couldn’t help but be seen through the racially-divisive lens of her husband’s Eric Holder-decked administration, and that Obama could have just as easily listed the ways in which her race helped her.

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“Why didn’t the First Lady share the reason why she got into Princeton was probably because of affirmative action?” McGowan asked. “The reason she became an associate at a law firm was probably because of diversity, that they needed a woman. I’m not saying she wasn’t qualified. But they needed a woman, and a woman of color. That’s a twofer.”

“But being the first black First Lady, I would have expected a more positive message,” McGowan said. On that note, host Elisabeth Hasselbeck threw to Rush Limbaugh.

Watch the clip below, via Fox News:

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