Whereas the previous FLOTUS scored a standing ovation as she helped open Sunday’s present alongside Girl Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jennifer Lopez and Alicia Keys, a textual content she’s shared from her mother, Marian Robinson, undoubtedly put her ego in verify.
She goes on to textual content that she watched the awards present, then delivers this slicing comment: “Did you meet any of the actual stars or did you run proper after you have been accomplished?”
Her daughter evidently wasn’t stung by the comment, joking, “I’m an actual star … by the way in which.”
Robinson’s deadpan response: “Yeah.”
Obama wrote about her modest Chicago upbringing in her memoir, Turning into, which additionally particulars how Robinson resisted gives to maneuver into the White Home earlier than lastly agreeing for the sake of her granddaughters. Regardless of her upscale tackle, she cherished her independence and anonymity, insisting on doing her personal chores and declining invites to swanky events.
From the sound of it, not a lot has modified about her “that don’t impress me a lot” perspective — a lot to the delight of her daughter’s followers.
“Each mom within the historical past of ever,” one commenter stated.
“Belief mum to ALWAYS convey you again right down to earth!” added a commenter. “That is hilarious.”
“Go away it to mothers to retains us humble,” one fan added.
“Are all mothers like this?” joked one other.
Possibly so — even for those who’ve achieved FLOTUS standing.
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