Michelle Obama’s new dress.

She’s like Marie Antoinette.  Without the empathy.

The dress first lady Michelle Obama wore at last night’s state dinner was the topic of discussion last night on CNN.

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One guest thought the cost of the dress was close to $10,000.

“Well, first of all, I love the dress on her because I think it’s so elegant and so simple. I mean, that shape is what we call the princess shape. It’s got that sort of poof at the bottom that’s very sort of billowy at the same time. It’s strapless. I think we want to call that French blue, maybe,” said a guest.

“Some people might call it periwinkle and it’s got this sort of jet bodice and everything, and I think it’s realy pretty. But a dress like that from Mrs. Herrera could potentially run up to almost $10,000.”

Another guest on CNN last night thought the cost was about $12,000. “Well, by the way, I think that dress probably cost around $12,000. But that’s just my guess,” said Sally Quinn.

“FLOTUS was wearing a black and liberty blue Carolina Herrera gown,” the pool reporter said.

The dress didn’t make her butt look big.  But those four jelly donuts she had for breakfast sure did.