Jenna Bush Hager ‘Worried’ as a Teen She Couldn’t ‘Save’ Virginity


Highschool confessions! Jenna Bush Hager recalled her fears about dropping her virginity whereas sharing a narrative from her teenage diary with Amy Poehler.

“I had a taking a look at myself within the mirror and hoping I’d be capable of save my virginity submit,” Bush Hager, 41, confessed throughout the Wednesday, April 26, episode of Today With Hoda & Jenna. “I used to be simply fearful in ninth grade that I wouldn’t have the wherewithal to carry it, ?”

The previous first daughter shrugged her shoulders and broke into laughter as did her coanchor, Hoda Kotb, and Poehler, 51.

The Parks and Recreation alum joked that Bush Hager’s journals “have been like, ‘You are able to do it. You possibly can maintain it. Dangle in there, you’re so shut!’”

The Sisters First coauthor, who has been married to Henry Hager since 2008, poked enjoyable at her youthful self, saying teen Jenna was considering, “What in case you’re not capable of do it?” Nevertheless, she didn’t go into any extra element concerning the “fact” behind when she misplaced her virginity.

Bush Hager, —who shares daughters Mila, 10, and Poppy, 7, and son Hal, 3, together with her husband, 44 — confessed: “It was an embarrassing submit to look again at.”

Poehler, for her half, revealed that there she has “particular issues in a field that claims ‘throw away’” in order that after she’s “gone,” her household received’t rummage by way of it. (The Light Artwork of Swedish Demise Cleansing producer shares sons Archie, 14, and Abel, 12, with ex-husband Will Arnett.)

The comic additionally shared her personal embarrassing diary entry from her childhood on the present. “I feel plenty of mine is about relationships, and I feel plenty of mine is simply, , the quantity of affection I gave to an individual that was possibly not the appropriate individual to provide [it to],” Poehler defined.

Bush Hager’s remarks on Wednesday are simply the tip of the iceberg in relation to the tales she’s instructed on air through the years. The Texas native confessed throughout a November 2022 Immediately episode that she by no means wears underwear.

“I feel it makes a extra fairly silhouette,” the The whole lot Is Lovely in Its Time creator instructed viewers on the time, defending her preferences. “I additionally assume you don’t must pack as a lot. There’s plenty of execs to it.”

She later joked: “I’m certain my mother [Laura Bush] has by no means been extra proud.”

That very same month, Bush Hager solely instructed Us Weekly that her “most embarrassing second[s]” as a TV host are when she “sweat[s] by way of my shirts and must have Hoda blow-dry my armpits.”