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Jon Stewart: Bill Clinton Is the Michael Jordan Of Press Briefings (VIDEO)


It took no time for Clinton to get back in the groove at the podium, gesturing, leaning and taking questions with ease. "The guy's got moves we haven't even seen before," Stewart said. "It's a virtuoso performance! Obama, what are you thinking?"

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"Barack Obama, I'm not saying you don't have Jedi potential," Stewart said. "But maybe you want to wait until term two before you let Obi-Wan back out in front of the press corps."


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