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Michelle Obama accidentally says she's a 'busy single mother'

First lady Michelle Obama speaks, watched by President

First lady Michelle Obama speaks, watched by President Barack Obama and daughter Malia, at the start of the annual Easter Egg Roll at the White House in Washington, D.C. (April 1, 2013) Credit: Getty Images

Michelle Obama's fashion choices might be flawless, but the first lady isn't immune to an on-camera flub every now and again.

In an interview Thursday with a Burlington, Vt., TV station, she accidentally referred to herself as a "busy single mom," when talking about the work-life balance parents face.

"Believe me, as a busy single mother .?.?. or, I shouldn't say 'single' -- as a busy mother .?.?." she said, correcting herself almost immediately.

"You know, when you've got the husband who's president, it can feel a little single, but he's there," Obama clarified as she made light of the error.

Critics may call it a Freudian slip, but I don't see this power couple splitting anytime soon.

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