Obviously when the President is coming over to your place for dinner, you're going to clean up a bit. Or, if you're Sarah Jessica Parker, you're going to hire a whole team of people to meticulously clean it for you.
SJP has been vigorously preparing for that $80,000-per-head fundraiser for Obama she is hosting by making sure (or hiring people to make sure) that she and her hubby's brownstone is in tiptop shape. Much to our enjoyment, the paparazzi has been capturing it all--and Daily Intel has posted it for our viewing pleasure.
So how does one prepare for a visit from Michelle and Barack? Apparently the process includes getting people to move a whole bunch of furniture (including a piano) out of the space, scrubbing down the outside of the building, dusting the windowsills and even getting someone to scale the facade and squeegee the windows. That is some meticulous shit! Clearly, Anna Wintour, who showed up momentarily to purse her lips approvingly and give the paparazzi death stares, was into the thoroughness of the job. What, you can't tell from her expression?