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Michelle Obama Is the Youngest 50-Year-Old Ever: It's Official

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It’s a banner winter for incredibly youthful-looking people turning 50. First, Brad Pitt hit the mark in December. And on Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama officially became a quinquagenarian.

If this information makes you feel alarmed, don’t be! Michelle Obama happens to be incredibly youthful for her age. In fact, she might be the youngest 50-year-old we know. Here’s why:


She rolls her eyes just like a teen

She dances like a teen, too


And sometimes she dances like a puppet

Her #TBT game is on point

She loves making faces

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama wait to welcome Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II in 2011
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Like many young folks, she loves Conan O’Brien

Conan O’Brien (left) and Michelle Obama joke during the White House Correspondents Association Dinner in 2013
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And she loves Jimmy Fallon‘s viral videos so much she starred in one

She can rock a leather jacket

Michelle Obama visits 106 amp#38; Park at BET Studios in 2013
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As well as colorful prints

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama attend an Independence Day barbecue on the South Lawn of the White House in 2011
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She goofs around with football players

Michelle Obama strikes the Heisman Trophy pose while greeting Dallas Cowboys football players in 2012
Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy

And she geeks out over boy band Big Time Rush

Michelle Obama (right) plays table tennis with members of Big Time Rush in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House
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But most of all

She’s entranced by Prince Harry too

Prince Harry (right) speaks with Michelle Obama during his visit to the United States in 2013
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Get it, girl.

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