Woman age106, dances with joy at meeting the Obamas



Virginia McLaurin, 106 year-old, has waited her whole life to see an African-American in the White House.So when she finally got a chance to meet President Obama, she could barely contain her excitement.The 106 year-old squealed with delight, waved her cane in the air. And she danced — busting moves that have made her the newest Internet darling, reports CNN.

In a video posted by the White House Sunday night, McLaurin opens her arms wide, greets Obama with an excited “Hi!” and begins swaying.

“It’s an honor, it’s an honor,” she tells the President. She was at the White House to celebrate Black History Month.

The first lady could not believe McLaurin is 106 and said “I wanna be like you when I grow up.”

“You can,” McLaurin replies.

The 106 year-old McLaurin’s dance moves has taken the social media by a storm. Watch the video below:


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