Malia Obama Smoking: Twitter Jumps to First Daughter's Defense After Video Surfaces

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Cool teen and first daughter Malia Obama had quite the time at Lollapalooza in Chicago. Wednesday morning, weeks later, Radar Online published video that appears to show 18-year-old Obama smoking marijuana at the music festival. This caused some people to freak out — one person equated her alleged weed smoking to the "dangers" of Syrian refugees.

But Twitter wasn't having it. The general reaction to Malia Obama's smoking — something her father, President Barack Obama, has openly admitted to doing when he was young — is simple: Who cares?

Videos of Obama turning up at Lollapalooza and living her best life during the Democratic National Convention also went viral last week.

After taking a gap year, the eldest Obama daughter will be attending Harvard University. So, do you Malia Obama.

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