Oprah challenge: What 1 word best describes Barack Obama?

Oprah challenge: What 1 word best describes Barack Obama?

First, you should know that the question was originally put to Obama’s wife, Michelle, in an interview with media mogul Oprah Winfrey. Second, as the website Young Conservatives quips:

Sure, most of us could throw out some colorful four-letter examples, but we should probably be more creative.

LU will follow YC’s lead and limit the possible answers to non-four-letter words — or at least words that are that are not profanity even if they are four letters long. (Liar, for example, comes to mind.)

But first things first. And the first order of business is to know what single word the first lady selected.

A tweet by CBS reporter Mark Knoller has the answer:

If you have no clue what that word is supposed to mean, join the club. One of the Twitter users who responded to Knoller’s tweet offered up a possible meaning:

Here are some other responses to the initial tweet:

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