These Teens Went to Prom Dressed as Michelle and Barack

051117-news-teens-prom-michelle-barack-outfits-2.jpg (Photo: Cassie Berta via Instagram)

These Teens Went to Prom Dressed as Michelle and Barack

What do you think of Seth Moffitt and Cassie Berta's #PromaObama look?

Published May 11, 2017

  1. This is Seth Moffitt and Cassie Berta, two high school seniors from Bettendorf, Iowa
  2. In April, Seth asked Cassie to prom in a highly unique and political way

    A post shared by Seth Moffitt (@seth.moffitt) on

  3. After the Obama promposal, the two used the former White House couple's attire to their 36th annual Kennedy Center honors as inspiration for their looks
  4. Cassie found an online store that recreates iconic celebrity dresses

    A post shared by Seth Moffitt (@seth.moffitt) on

  5. Cassie and Seth served Barack and Michelle love in their incredible prom photos
  6. Based on their posts to Instagram and Twitter, they couldn't have been happier with the results
  7. Many people applauded the couple's ability to appreciate Black love and culture without crossing an offensive line

    "There is a fine line between white people appreciating and appropriating POC culture, specifically Black culture," Cassie told BuzzFeed News.

Written by Rachel Herron

(Photo: Cassie Berta via Instagram)

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