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Robin Roberts talks interviewing Michelle Obama in Chicago and the surprises in Obama's new memoir

Robin Roberts talks interviewing Michelle Obama in Chicago and the surprises in Obama's new memoir

“Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts recalls meeting Michelle Obama at a photo shoot in New York years ago, as Barack Obama was emerging as a political star. Roberts said she was struck by how approachable and relatable the future first lady seemed.

“She got on the phone and she was fussing with her husband a little bit because he acted like he didn’t know that she had that trip to New York for the day, and the girls were very little at the time. And she said, ‘You know that I put on the refrigerator two weeks ago that I was coming here to New York.’ And I thought, ‘Ohmigosh, she’s just like us, putting notes on the refrigerator for her spouse, and he acted like he...

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