Poor Joe Biden, he was hoping she’d say the country was ready for its first senile old kook president.

Via The Hill:

Michelle Obama said the U.S. is ready for its first female president but she stopped short of endorsing Hillary Clinton for the job.

“Yes, I think the country is ready for it. It’s just a question of who’s the best person out there,” the first lady told Parade magazine in an interview published Thursday.

Obama said she is expects to see a female president in her lifetime, but avoided saying it could be Clinton.

“She hasn’t announced anything, so I’m certainly not going to get ahead of her,” Obama said of the former secretary of state.

Clinton is widely seen as the Democratic frontrunner if she runs for the White House in 2016.

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