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The official state portraits of former President Barack and his wife Michelle Obama have been unveiled at the world-renowned Smithsonian. The former first lady, whose portrait was done by Amy Sherald, is shown in a long gown and relaxed pose but the imagery has left some scratching their heads -- apparently many simply couldn't really see the resemblance.

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