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Why President Obama Quit Smoking

What was really behind President Obama's motivation to quit smoking? INSIDE EDITION has the story.

President Obama is revealing why he quit smoking—he's afraid of Michelle.

The president was caught chatting with a U.N. official, apparently unaware that his microphone was still on.

"I haven't had a cigarette in probably six years. That's because I'm scared of my wife," said the president.

President Obama smoked for 30 years before quitting.

He is in New York to speak at the U.N.

The first lady laid down the law regarding some of the president's less-than-healthy habits was even spoofed in a skit on Saturday Night Live.

Looks like life does imitate art.