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Michelle Obama reveals part of the president’s daily routine

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama. (AP Photo)

President Barack Obama's daily routine often starts with a tune and ends with a tuck, first lady Michelle Obama told People magazine.

"We have a ritual where he tucks me in, because I'm usually in bed before anybody, it was reported she told the magazine for an upcoming issue. "He'll come and turn the lights out and give me a kiss and we'll talk. He's like, "Ready to be tucked?" I'm like, "Yes I am."'

The 44th president of the United States also has a penchant for singing.

"He loves it in the shower in the morning, sings to the kids," she told People. "But it's not a song. He'll sing one line of something romantic or cute."

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Speaking of singing, when asked if she could be someone else, the first lady told the magazine, "Gosh. If I had some gift, I'd be Beyoncé, I'd be some great singer," ABC OTUS News reported.

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Other revelations about Michelle Obama from the magazine interview:

  • Family dinner is at 6:30 p.m.
  • She hopes never to be photographed in a bathing suit.
  • She doesn't excel at swimming.
  • She outpaces her husband during gym workouts.
Asked by People magazine who she'd be if she could be someone else, Mrs. Obama told the magazine, "Gosh. If I had some gift, I'd be Beyonce, I'd be some great singer."
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