Sasha and Malia Obama were recently named among Time Magazine’s 25 Most Influential Teens, and their mother Michelle Obama doesn’t understand why they were chosen.
“They’re not influential, they just live here,” FLOTUS said with a chuckle during an interview on Live With Kelly and Michael, shot at the White House. “They have done nothing to gain any influence.”
President Barack Obama’s leading lady did share, however, that her kids are “pretty self-motivated” and incredibly responsible.
“We’ve always had rules…no screen time during the week, no phones. Now that Malia is older, she is pretty much independent, because I want her to be prepared for college when I’m not there,” Michelle explained.
“But they get their stuff done. They handle their business.