Before Donald Trump decided to run for president as a Republican, the media “loved him because they saw the man I see every day,” she said, describing the president as “tough, successful, and fair.” “And handsome,” someone shouted from the crowd, triggering a smile from the first lady, who cheerfully agreed. “A man who sees potential in everyone he meets no matter their gender, race, religion, or sexual orientation. A man who has a very big heart and has a great sense of humor,” she continued.