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Obama wanted to watch Spartans-Hawkeyes before his address

[ 0 ] January 29, 2014 |
(AP photo)

(AP photo)

President Barack Obama apparently wanted to change the channel on the television before delivering his State of the Union address on Tuesday night.

According to a tweet posted by NBC reporter Luke Russert, he wanted to watch ESPN, which was carrying the Michigan State-Iowa men’s basketball game.

Obama’s staff advised him to pay attention to what was happening on C-Span.

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