By Judy Kurtz - 01/17/12 12:01 AM EST
If Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaOvernight Tech: Facebook's Sandberg comes to Washington | Senate faces new surveillance fight | Warren enters privacy debate Michelle Obama signs up for Snapchat Michelle Obama: 'It's time for us to come together' MORE’s superpower wish comes true, she won’t have a need to cash in any frequent-flyer miles for her next trip. That’s because she’d be sailing through the stratosphere on her own.
When asked at a screening last week of her cameo appearance on the Nickelodeon show “iCarly” if she could have a superpower, which one she’d prefer, the first lady replied, “You know what, I’ve always wanted to fly.”
Mrs. Obama declared to the audience of military families, “You know, when I was young I used to always have dreams about flying. Has anyone had a dream about flying? Yes! You just float over everywhere. You could go anywhere. You could go on a dime, and you feel so free. Yes, I’d fly.”