Before they were politicos: a makeover story [SLIDESHOW]

Kate Robards Contributor
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We all have pictures we wish would be lost forever. Most of us are glad our high school memories are days of yore. The fashion and style of first lady Michelle Obama has been praised by countless magazines. She now wears designer duds, but a picture that has emerged of her high school days shows that she has come a long way.

She is far from the first political wife or figure to have made a radical transition from awkward teenage years to the national spotlight. Take a look at other politicos before and after.