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First lady Michelle Obama waves after addressing the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Even after Michelle Obama's big speech at the Democratic National Convention, there are still a few things you might not know about her.

Us Weekly, in the edition hitting stands Friday, features the first lady in its "25 Things You Don't Know About Me" feature.

Some of them aren't too surprising: It's important to vote! She meets inspiring people on the campaign trail!

But a smattering may be news to you:

— "Sometimes I let our Portuguese water dog, Bo, sleep in our bed when Barack is gone."

— "My nickname growing up was Meesh."

— "I never go anywhere without my iPod."

— "My daughter Sasha (11) taught me how to use the DVR."

— "We finish grace by saying, 'May we live long and strong.'"

— "The first thing I do when I sit down for a meeting with staff is kick off my shoes."

— "I skipped the second grade."

— Nancy Benac — Twitter http://twitter.com/nbenac


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