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Michelle Obama: 'Young People Are Knuckleheads,' Which Is Why They Need Obamacare

"They're the ones who are cooking for the first time and slice their finger open, they're dancing on the bar stool."

6:38 AM, Feb 21, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
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First Lady Michelle Obama told Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon last night that "young people are knuckleheads," which is why they need to get Obamacare:

"Well, thanks to the Affordable Care Act, young people can stay on their parents' insurance until they are 26," said the first lady of the United States. "But once they hit 26 -- they're on their own. And a lot young people think they're invincible. But the truth is, young people are knuckleheads. They're the ones who are cooking for the first time and slice their finger open, they're dancing on the bar stool."

"Young people?" said Fallon. "Yeah, yeah, yeah."

"Yeah, the young people," said Obama.

"I would never do both of those things this past summer, no, no no," Fallon joked.

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