Michelle Obama told high school students taking part in a mentoring program at Georgetown University on Tuesday that being married to the president can be scary at times, because he makes the family get out of its comfort zone, the Associated Press reports. The first lady urged students not to let fear guide them after a student asked about being worried about going away to college.

"I mean this is scary," she said. "Shoot, being married to Barack Obama? He's got big plans. He's always pushing us beyond our comfort zones, and I'm dragged along going, 'What's he doing now? No,...

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