By Judy Kurtz and Amie Parnes - 09/07/12 10:36 AM EDT
WE HEAR: While President Obama was accepting his party’s nomination at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday, Madonna was shaking her thing while performing as part of her “MDNA” world tour at a Yankee Stadium concert in New York.
The Material Girl praised Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaOvernight Tech: Facebook's Sandberg comes to Washington | Senate faces new surveillance fight | Warren enters privacy debate Michelle Obama signs up for Snapchat Michelle Obama: 'It's time for us to come together' MORE, saying of the first lady, “Thank God for Michelle Obama.”
It’s not the first time the 54-year-old entertainer has bared a message on her bod. At a concert in Moscow last month, Madonna had the words “Pussy Riot” written on her back. The move was to protest the prosecution of a Russian punk band of the same name that ended up being sentenced to two years in prison for an anti-government protest.