A comment by the commander-in-chief about his wife’s exercise routine sent snickers through a crowd of Hollywood’s gay and lesbian elite who gathered at an LGBT Leadership Council gala in Beverly Hills on Wednesday for a fund-raiser.
After being introduced by emcee Ellen DeGeneres, Obama called the comedian “a great friend who accepts a little bit of teasing about Michelle beating her in pushups” when the First Lady appeared on her show, the Los Angeles Times reported.
“I think she claims Michelle didn’t go all the way down,” Obama quipped.
The audience, which included cast members from “Glee,” “Modern Family’s” Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Cher, reportedly giggled before breaking out in naughty laughter.
“That’s what I heard,” the President added, after pausing, according to a report published by Politico. He later noted the First Lady outdoes him in pushups as well.
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