First lady Michelle Obama visits Letterman show
NEW YORK | First lady Michelle Obama said she thought for sure her cover was blown during an undercover visit to a Target store last year when a woman approached her in the detergent aisle.
But the first lady told David Letterman on Monday the woman only wanted help with a package she couldn’t reach.
During Mrs. Obama’s visit to CBS’ “Late Show with David Letterman,” her host held up a picture of her after she put on sunglasses and a baseball cap to try to visit a Washington-area store last September.
Mrs. Obama said the woman apparently was oblivious of the fact she had asked a favor of the first lady and said “you didn’t have to make it look so easy” after the detergent was retrieved.
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