[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/images/08/25/art.michelle.cnn.jpg caption="Michelle Obama has a tough task ahead of her."]Michelle Obama is going to attempt to give us a more intimate view of her husband when she addresses the Democratic National Convention tonight.
That's sometimes difficult with political leaders like Barack Obama and Ronald Reagan whose strength is stature not intimacy.
It doesn't keep them from being president. But that stature keeps them emotionally distant from us. Obama has a bit of that emotional teflon that Reagan had too.
Let's see if Michelle Obama can penetrate it tonight.