Michelle Obama shares that her marriage to Barack Obama is far from perfect

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Michelle Obama hugs Barack Obama (D-IL) is hugged by his wife Michelle Obama before his speech at a primary night rally on 8 January 2008. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Michelle Obama hugs Barack Obama (D-IL) is hugged by his wife Michelle Obama before his speech at a primary night rally on 8 January 2008. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

The former First Lady of the United States (FLOTUS) spoke candidly about the ups and downs of marriage with guest ‎Conan O'Brien on the latest installment of The Michelle Obama Podcast.

She confessed that there were times she wanted to push her husband out the window. She adds that those feelings are obviously intense but that doesn’t mean you quit even if they last for years.

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Michelle went on to explain that people should use searching for a partner like assembling an all-star basketball team, meaning they should ideally pick the absolute best person to be with.

The Becoming author also stresses the importance of giving yourself time to see the person you’re dating in an array of situations and insists “You can’t Tinder your way into a long-term relationship”.

Compiled by Phelokazi Mbude

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