Social media scoop: Michelle Obama's speech, Comic-Con 2016 and an adorable Kardashian throwback
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1. The Lady doth protest
At the 2016 Democratic National Convention to officially name Hilary Clinton as its presidential nominee, America's first lady Michelle Obama stole the show with her powerful and emotional speech. Mr. President was impressed, and so were others.
Incredible speech by an incredible woman. Couldn't be more proud & our country has been blessed to have her as FLOTUS. I love you, Michelle.— President Obama (@POTUS) July 26, 2016
2. Comic-Con 2016's Suicide Squad party
The men and women of Suicide Squad came together to promote the anticipated movie, out in Singapore on 4 August. It's the best squad imaginable: Cara Delevingne, Margot Robbie, Karen Fukuhara and Jared Leto.
3. Cara Delevingne and the two James are all about the brows
Surprise, surprise — Cara Delevingne's still known for her eyebrows. The Suicide Squad star (she plays Enchantress) does her press rounds on talk shows with Conan O'Brien as well as James Corden.
4. A league of extraordinary gentlemen
Another exciting development at Comic-Con 2016 was the official image released by Justice League. Yes folks, Superman's alive.
5. The league gets chummy
Meanwhile, Wonder Woman Gal Gadot, The Flash Ezra Miller and Cyborg Ray Fisher get chummy and take a breather towards the end of Comic-Con 2016.
6. Marvel mayhem
The DC Universe isn't the only one stealing the spotlight. Marvel didn't want to lose out on Comic-Con 2016's shenanigans, making announcements such as this: Brie Larson's coveted role as Captain Marvel.
Thank you to all the beautifully artistic people lending their talents to make fan art!! This is surreal. https://t.co/vpheeXSdyU— Brie Larson (@brielarson) July 25, 2016
7. Panther is the new black
Lupita Nyong'o officially joins the cast of Marvel's Black Panther, a story involving the first African-American superhero in mainstream comics. Here she is with fellow Marvel "mamas".
8. William Shatner gets sassy on Twitter
While Star Trek fans the world over delighted in the reboot of a Star Trek television series — and still hot on the heels of Star Trek Beyond's release of course — Captain Kirk himself indulged in a little Q&A fun.
There's this thing called a search engine... https://t.co/6EdSmXzt49— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) July 28, 2016
9. Karlie Kloss has more fun
Get ready to go for platinum...blonde that is. The model debuts a fresh coat of paint on her tresses, which will possibly signal a new trend.
For her grandmother's birthday, Kim Kardashian tweeted this adorable picture of the pre-fame and pre-Kanye Kardashians.
Happy Birthday to the most amazing grandma in the world! I love you so much words can't even explain! pic.twitter.com/V2LWqhemGk— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) July 26, 2016
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