Driver’s ed

Malia Obama took driving lessons from the Secret Service

Doug Mills/ The New York Times

When your dad is the president of the United States, you probably won’t be learning how to drive from him. Enter the Secret Service. In an interview, first lady Michelle Obama admitted to Rachael Ray that the Secret Service gave her 16-year-old daughter driving lessons. “They wouldn’t let me in the car with her,” she said, especially since the first lady hasn’t driven in years and she doesn’t remember driving 101.  Malia has even been permitted to drive on her own around D.C. “Driving for Malia, I think, gives her a sense of normalcy, like the rest of her friends are doing,” Obama said. “And my kids have got to learn how to live in the world like normal kids.”

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