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Michelle Obama Shares How She Really Reacted To Being Called An "Angry Black Woman"

Honestly, this woman can do no wrong.

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First Lady Michelle Obama has been given the "angry black woman" label more than a few times during her eight years in the White House.

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Despite what the naysayers and haters may say, she's always kept it classy, never feeding into the negativity.

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But in a preview of her last interview in the White House, airing tonight, FLOTUS addressed how she felt being given the label by the media.

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"That was just one of those things that you just sort of think, 'Dag, you don't even know me,'" she told Oprah.

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She went on to say that the experience also made her realize how afraid we all are of each other.

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But instead of allowing the label to crush her, FLOTUS used it as motivation to live her life out loud.

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And she wants you to do the same.

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FLOTUS' full interview with Oprah airs this Monday, December 19, at 8 p.m. on CBS.

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