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Jump to minute 29 and you will hear the BF discussion.

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Very nice!
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very well said and very pc. She did a good job bringing up the topic while being very careful not to affend. That is a good start at normalizing breastfeeding.

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That would be awesome if she continued to speak positively about BFing.
I would love to see the FLOTUS mention this often.

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