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03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Michelle Obama Beats Carla Bruni On French Elle's Best-Dressed List

In more fashion news from France aujourd'hui, Michelle Obama topped Carla Bruni as best-dressed: politique chic in this month's French Elle. This is the second time that Carla has lost to another country's first lady, after Syria's first lady Asma Assad took last year's title.

Other winners are: Penelope Cruz for "Red Carpet," Scarlett Johansson for "Sexy Bombe," Alexa Chung for "British Girl" and Natalia Vodianova for "Fashion Pointue."

Remember when Michelle met Carla? We do! Take a trip down first lady memory lane.

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