“You Should Leave It Upto to the Pros”: Michelle Obama Roasted Barack Obama as He Made Claims on His Athletic Skills Ahead of 2016 Olympics

Published 11/20/2022, 10:30 AM EST

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Michelle Obama, the former First Lady of the United States, once gave a piece of advice to former president Barack Obama about his athletic skills and it’s hilarious. She reacted to the former president after seeing his confidence and excitement.

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Michelle Obama, the extremely popular former first lady of the United States, is renowned for engaging with people. She takes part in many events organized by and for the citizens. Obama has a huge fan following on social media, and hence whenever she shares something on her social media, it creates a stir.

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Michelle Obama gave the former president some advice!

In a funny video shared on the former president’s YouTube handle, the former first lady Michelle Obama gives some advice to Barack Obama on his claims about his athletic skills. One can see the former president holding the jersey in his hands. He asks the first lady, “How does it look on me?”

Commenting on this, the first lady said, “I think you should leave it up to the pros.” This came just before the 2016 Rio Olympics, as they both wished for the players to bring in innumerable gold medals for the country.

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Going further, the first lady wishes all the athletes at the Rio Olympics all the best for taking on the world and being successful. Both of them seemed very excited about the athletes going to Rio for the Olympics.

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Obama is an acclaimed author

Obama is an author and has written many books over the years. Some of her notable books are Becoming and The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Uncertain Times. The audience gave a warm and rapturous reception to her books.

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It was interesting to see the former president and the former first lady sharing a fun video. This was an innovative way to wish the athletes who were heading to the 2016 Rio Olympics. The USA contingent definitely delivered on the expectations by amassing 121 medals out of which a staggering 46 were gold.

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Yash Joglekar

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Yash Joglekar is a US Sports writer at Essentially Sports. He has a mechanical engineering degree from the University of Pune. Being an avid reader, he has expertise in American English and has been helping US university students with their academic essays for close to 4 years now.
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