Obama: ‘I Spend Most of My Time Watching ESPN in the Morning’

After taking the vapors from yesterday’s fiasco, I committed myself to never post the spoken word of this master of deceit. This one? Like a bad headache from too much of the night before, it is the first honest statement from this man which I really can believe. Receiving the Daily Briefing must be a real pain in the butt. Enjoy.

Via the Free Beacon, alternate headline: “Semi-retired president now fully retired.” Makes me wonder if he isn’t secretly bummed that House Democrats didn’t finish off his presidency last night on the cromnibus vote. Had he gone down in flames there, he really could have spent the next two years watching ESPN all day.During the interview, the president admitted that he spends the bulk of his morning television time tuning in to ESPN rather than the news.H/T: Hot Air

“I spend most of my time watching ESPN in the morning,” Obama said. “I get so much politics, I don’t, you know, want to be inundated with a bunch of chatter about politics during the day.”

The admission is consistent with a speech the president gave this past summer during which he admitted that he does not watch the news.

“Sometimes when you’re watching the news — which I generally don’t do because I — whatever they’re reporting on I usually know about,” Obama remarked during a DNC event in Seattle, Washington. “But it can get depressing, right?”
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