Freshman members of Congress are supposed to be quiet, unobtrusive, deferential. Michele Bachmann must have missed the memo.
At her first State of the Union address in 2007, the petite Minnesota GOP congresswoman with the sparkling blue eyes, wavy dark hair and perma-grin got especially touchy-feely with President Bush.
Asked if she would attempt to kiss President-elect Obama when he addresses Congress, Bachmann responded tersely, "Will I be sitting in the well? Probably not."