Melania Trump Seldom seen, rarely heard: Melania's tenure is most notable for her absence Melania Trump appears to have little interest in being first lady. But she’s in good company – many ‘weren’t very keen’ on coming to the White House Melania Trump may not be as popular as her predecessor Michelle Obama but she is far more popular than her husband. Seldom seen and even more seldom heard, the former model may not be as popular as her predecessor Michelle Obama, but she is far more popular than her husband. In that sense Melania fits nicely in the tradition of America’s early first ladies, according to Baker, who wrote a book on Mary Todd Lincoln. Melania’s predecessor in the White House capitalized on this to no small effect, as Barack Obama reminded Americans in a newly released conversation with David Letterman on Friday.
Source: The Guardian January 21, 2018 06:00 UTC