Michelle Obama Jokes To Stephen Colbert: 'I Am Endorsing My Husband Barack Obama'

//michelle obama colbert

Apr. 11 2012, Updated 12:30 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

By Radar Staff

Michelle Obama, appearing on The Colbert Report Wednesday, joked with host Stephen Colbert she might pull the popularity card the next time she clashes with her husband, President Barack Obama.

"You are popular," Colbert told the stunning first lady. "Do you lord over the president the fact that you're more popular than he is? Do you ever say, like, 'Hey, watch it or I might not campaign for you?'"

Article continues below advertisement

The affable beauty joked she "might try that when she gets home!"

Colbert then threw the 48-year-old mother-of-two a softball, asking her if she was officially endorsing her hubby in the upcoming election.

"I am endorsing my husband Barack Obama," she said. "I think he will be a phenomenal president: he has been a phenomenal president. He's my man."

Watch the video on RadarOnline.com

Michelle appeared on the show to promote Joining Forces, the pro-military program she developed a year ago.

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.