The New Yorker has excerpts from an interview the Obamas participated in back in 1996 for a photo project about American marriages. T
Barack has helped me loosen up and feel comfortable with taking risks, not doing things the traditional way and sort of testing it out, because that is how he grew up. I’m more traditional; he’s the one in the couple that, I think, is the less traditional individual. You can probably tell from the photographs—he’s just more out there, more flamboyant. I’m more, like, “Well, let’s wait and see. What did that look like? How much does it weigh?”
That’s cute and swell and all, but what’s with your boy’s high-waters in this picture?