Don't Wig Out: It's Not a Bob, Just Pins

By Mat Probasco,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 27, 2009 3:20 AM CDT
First lady Michelle Obama is pictured with her hair at its customary length.   (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds)
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(Newser) – Michelle Obama triggered shock waves recently when it appeared she clipped her hair in  a Jackie O style. But an Obama spokesman has revealed that the fashionable first lady didn't bob her locks; it was simply pinned up, reports the Chicago Tribune, bristling at the White House's apparent lack of transparency on haircare issues.