Michelle Obama Jokes George Clooney Is Her "Freebie"

Lamar Ellis
November 16, 2018

Michelle Obama can finally speak freely now that she is no longer in the White House!

"You picked a great night to show up", Jimmy Kimmel assured his Hollywood studio audience Thursday night when his guests were Lin Manuel Miranda and former First Lady Michelle Obama.

"From when we had a United States?"

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The cards included laugh-out-loud phrases like, "I've never eaten a vegetable" (a reference to Obama's former Let's Move campaign); "The whole eight years we were in the White House, we used Laura Bush's password; and "I'm not sure which one's Sasha and which one's Malia".

The 54-year-old Becoming author was given a series of amusing lines to deliver from the late-night comedian, happily poking fun at herself and her family. Michelle looked straight into the camera with a devilish glint in her eye and said "George Clooney is my freebie", as she then looked over at Jimmy with a sly smile. "No, I haven't had any serious conversations with anyone about it because it's not something that I'm interested in or would ever do". "That's insane to me", Kimmel said. "You embracing it?" She said yes, but "truthfully, we're boring". Her frustrations started right from the airport as Obama's sister, Auma Obama, came to pick them in a dilapidated vehicle. "He has an aloofness to him". It's just sort of like, 'Mom, don't touch me.

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