I'll be honest, I remember the comments about her looks and figure beginning in ernest more around the time she started pushing the My Plate / Let's Move thing than at the start of the Presidency. A few comments? Yes. But the major uptick happened around that time. And while I thought many were crass, when you're actively being the face of an initiative on healthy eating and physical fitness you open yourself up to become a target in terms of your physical appearance rightly or wrongly.