Grant Cornett for TIME (1); Elizabeth Renstrom for TIME (2)
White House Honey
Always eager to promote healthy eating and exercise, Michelle Obama presented Jay Leno with a jar of official White House honey when she appeared on his show.
When the Obama Administration required in January 2012 that most health-insurance plans provide free access to contraception, Catholic bishops charged that it was a violation of religious freedom.
After it was revealed that Newt Gingrich and wife Callista had owed luxury jeweler Tiffany up to $500,000, critics nicknamed the candidate “Newt Blingrich.”