Lohan Refers To Obama As 'First Colored President'

Lindsay Lohan referred to President-elect Barack Obama as the country's "first colored president" in an interview on "Access Hollywood." Describing her experience on Election Day, Lohan said: "It was really exciting. It's an amazing feeling. It's our first colored president."

A spokeswoman for Lohan didn't immediately return messages left Wednesday.

Interviewer Maria Menounos didn't question the 22-year-old actress on her use of the term. "Access Hollywood" also didn't cite her remark in its online story, but did post an "extended interview" video on its Web site that included the remark.

A spokesman for the syndicated entertainment news program said in a statement Wednesday: "We believe the word in question that Ms. Lohan used was unintelligible."

Lohan blogged about her support of Obama during the presidential campaign.

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  • by amazed Location: creswell on Dec 6, 2008 at 10:08 PM
    to all you obama haters that cant take the fact that the tide is moving on get over it you can call him anything you want to but just put MR president in front of it because thats what he is and for the next four years he will be running this country
  • by Cactus Location: Strabane on Dec 5, 2008 at 07:02 PM
    I would prefer you call me "English/German/Native American/American. For short just call me a damn good American>>>
  • by whatever on Nov 21, 2008 at 10:47 PM
    Well, what are we supposed to call people of color that won't offend them. I don't agree with African-American, unless they want to call me European-American!
  • by Delta Location: G town on Nov 18, 2008 at 06:45 PM
    How about Negro, thats better right. Look it up in the dictionary. Negro = Black.
  • by Thomas Location: Creswell on Nov 14, 2008 at 10:40 PM
    Who gives a rats butt. He is colored. He is not white and not black but colored. Get over it.
  • by WHAT Location: NC on Nov 14, 2008 at 08:20 PM
    what is so wrong with "color". What do you think the NAACP is?????????????????
  • by Donna on Nov 14, 2008 at 05:42 PM
    Okay, this isn't really news. She was probably trying to say that he is a man of color. Which he is. He is not black. He is bi-racial...white/african american. I don't think she meant anything negative by this, being that just like myself, she supported Obama.
  • by Anonymous on Nov 14, 2008 at 12:41 PM
    She's HOT, who cares what she thinks or says?
  • by Connie Location: Jacksonville on Nov 14, 2008 at 04:30 AM
    She probably meant to say our first president of color. Big Whoop, Who cares?
  • by Carla Location: Jacksonville on Nov 14, 2008 at 04:09 AM
    Who gives a flying flip?!?
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