As the Olympics work their way up to full speed, President Obama and the first lady took a moment to discuss their own favorite Olympic events and memories. See if you agree with the president’s pick for a favorite Olympic athlete.
The president is not expected to attend the Olympics, but has sent Secretary of State John Kerry and others in his stead. As well as this video, of course. (And, as we do any time anyone complains about a president picking the NCAA bracket, we remind you that you aren’t working as you read this, either.)
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