Michelle Obama Answers the Tough Questions During Jay Leno's 'Ten @ Ten' On 'The Jay Leno Show' Friday, October 23
BURBANK, Calif. October 23, 2009 Friday, October 23 -- First Lady Michelle Obama answered 10 questions at 10 o'clock on NBC's "The Jay Leno Show" (Monday-Friday, 10-11 p.m. ET).
"Ten @ Ten" connects Leno via satellite with celebrities and newsmakers from around the world. Signing on from the White House, the First Lady will answered a series of ten rapid fire questions including, "After the President delivers a great speech you both whisper to one each other what do you say?" and "Have you ever been nervous meeting some one for the first time?"
When asked if her husband would rather have world peace or see the Chicago White Sox win the World Series the first lady replied, "That's a tough one and I think if you would ask him he'd say that he'd probably prefer world peace, but he wouldn't mind a World Series bid too, but he I think he'd choose world peace."
Leno joked, "I think world peace is more likely."
Previous celebrities that have participated in the new segment include Justin Timberlake, Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, Miley Cyrus, LeBron James, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee Barney Frank, Ben Roethlisberger, Amy Poehler, Senator John McCain, owner of the Dallas Cowboys Jerry Jones, Chris Matthews and Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius.
Also on Friday's show Colin Firth was in-studio and Ross Mathews turned in his first piece.