Michelle Obama pays tribute to her dad

Jun 14, 2012, 07:55 IST | Agencies

She's already active on Facebook and Twitter, where this week she crossed the 1 million followers mark.

On Wednesday, US First Lady Michelle Obama further expanded her social media footprint with the launch of a Pinterest page. The account, which is run by the Obama re-election campaign features personal photos captioned by the first lady herself, kicked off with Father’s Day in mind.

To daddy, with love: US First Lady Michelle Obama put up pictures of herself as a child to celebrate her father on the occasion of Father’s Day. pic/pinterest

Paying tribute to President Obama’s other job as a dad to Sasha and Malia, as well as her own late father, Fraser Robinson, she pinned personal photos highlighting the two men: the first daughters strolling arm-in-arm with their father down the West Wing Colonnade, a Robinson family portrait featuring a baby FLOTUS, and the president cheering Sasha on from the bleachers at one of her basketball games.

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