â€œ’I think President Obama would hold his own. I’ve seen him shoot the ball â€” he’s a lefty, too. You know, pretty much all lefties can shoot.â€™”
True. Noam Chomsky has a hell of a top-of-the-key jumper, and I heard that Karl Marx once sank a 19-foot buzzer-beater from the baseline to give the Bourgeoisie Bengals a last-second win over the Proletariet Penguins.
Gibbs’ comment was of course in reference to a question about the possibility of Obama playing hoops with LeBron James. Finally, a question Gibbs didn’t have to dodge.