BBQ & A

  • Aired:  09/30/10
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Barack Obama watches his step in people's backyards and plugs Jon's Rally for Americans in Favor of a Return to Sanity or Something Like That. (5:11)

THIS WEEK BARACK OBAMA CONTINUED

HIS BACKYARD TOUR SPEAKING WITH

ORDINARY AMERICANS WHILE TRYING

DESPERATELY NOT TO BE UPSTAGED

BY A BEHIVE OF CHILI PEPPERS.

>> EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE I NEED

TO GET OF -- OUT THERE WAS AND

LISTEN TO FOLK AND GET

SUGGESTIONS AND ADVICE.

>> Jon: LET'S CUT THE

(bleep) HOW MANY PEPPERS WOULD

I HAVE TO SEAT FOR YOU TO VOTE

DEMOCRATIC THIS YEAR?

TWO, THREE A BEEHIVE SOMEONE GET

ME A CLASS OF MILK.

THE DEMOCRATS RULE!

MY OBAMA IMPRESSION.

[LAUGHTER]

BUT, HEY, OBAMA CAN GO CASUAL.

HE CAN TALK POLITICS OVER

BURGERS AND LAW IS.

THERE'S NOTHING -- AND SLAW.

THERE'S NOTHING UNPRESIDENTIAL

ABOUT SPENDING TIME IN THE

BACKYARD.

>> WE APPRECIATE YOU BEING HERE.

WE TRIED TO CLEAN UP EVERYTHING.

YOU NEVER KNOW THERE COULD BE A

FRESH ONE OUT THERE.

WATCH YOUR STEPS.

[LAUGHTER]

>> Jon: I'M GOING TO TELL YOU

THE WEIRDEST THING ABOUT THAT

COMMENT.

THE GENTLEMAN IN THE PLAID SHIRT

DOESN'T HAVE ANY DOGS.

[LAUGHTER]

CIRCUMSTANCE YOU ARE THE LEADER

OF FREE WORLD.

YOU HAVE TAKEN THE PRESIDENCY

FROM AIR FORCE ONE TO BACKYARD

NUMBER TWO.

LET'S RESPECT THE DIGNITY OF THE

OFFICE.

NOW THEY'VE GOT HIM SPEAKING SPEAKING TO

KIDS IN DETENTION.

>> DO CABLE SHOWS AND TALK SHOW

HOSTS.

THEY FIGURED -- A LOT OF THEM

HAVE FIGURED OUT THE MORE

CONTROVERSIAL I CAN BE THAT WILL

GET ME ATTENTION.

LY THEN WRITE A BOOK.

I'LL SELL IT AND I -- RIGHT?

AND THERE ARE FOLKS ON THE LEFT

WHO DO THE SAME THING, TRYING TO

BE PURPOSELY PROVOCATIVE SAYING

THE MEANEST, NASTIEST THINGS YOU

CAN SAY ABOUT THE OTHER SIDE.

[LAUGHTER]

[ APPLAUSE ]

>> Joe: OH, MY GOD.

TOUGH HOME ROOM.

MAYBE THE PRESIDENT WOULD NOT AT

HIS MOST RIVETING -- FOR GOD

SAKES THE PRESIDENT OF THE

UNITED STATES IS STANDING THREE

FEET IN FRONT OF YOUR EARTH

SCIENCE CLASS.

UNLESS YOU THINK HE IS THERE AS

PART AFTER THIS NEW BORED

STRAIGHT PROGRAM YOU THINK YOU

WANT TO BE PRESIDENT?

YOU THINK IT'S STATE DINNERS AND

STEVIE WONDER CONSERTZ.

I HAVE NEWS FOR YOU?

IT'S A NIGHTMARE.

YOU THINK I WANT TO BE IN

PEOPLE'S BACKYARDS STEPPING ON

DOG (bleep).

YOU THINK I DIDN'T SEE THAT KID

YAWN?

I SAW IT.

I CAN'T SAY ANYTHING I HAVE TO

BE NICE.

[LAUGHTER]

THEN THE PRESIDENT TURNED TO A

TOPIC OF SUCH MONUMENTAL

IMPORTANCE IT COULDN'T HELP BUT

CAPTURE THE IMAGINATIONS OF

EVERYONE IN THE ROOM.

>> WAS A MUSED -- I WAS AMUSED,

JON STEWART THE HOST OF "THE

DAILY SHOW".

>> Jon: OH, YEAH, YOU, YOU --

WAIT WAIT WAIT!

HOLD ON.

YOU WERE AMUSED?

[LAUGHTER]

I AMUSE YOU?

I AMUSE YOU?

WHAT AM I A CLOWN?

HUH?

WHAT AM I A CLOWN?

IS THAT WHAT YOU? I IS THAT

WHAT I AM TO YOU?

A CLOWN?

I AMUSE YOU?

YOU THINK I'M FUNNY.

HOW AM I FUN >> I'M A CLOWN?

[LAUGHTER]

I GUESS THAT DOES MAKE A CERTAIN

AMOUNT OF SENSE.

I APOLOGIZE.

YOU WERE SAYING.

>> I WAS AMUSED, JON STEWART,

YOU KNOW THE HOST OF "THE DAILY

SHOW" APPARENTLY HE'S GOING TO

HOST A RALLY CALLED, YOU KNOW,

SOMETHING LIKE AMERICANS IN

FAVOR OF RETURN TO SANITY OR

SOMETHING LIKE THAT.

>> Jon: YES, PRESIDENT OBAMA

JUST PLUGGED THE RALLY.

WHOO!

YOUR THAT COLBERT?

-- YOU HEAR THAT COLBERT?

HOW DOES THAT SAFETY IN HOW DOES

THAT TASTE COLBERT?

FIRST OPRAH NOW THE PRESIDENT

NAME DROPPING MY RALLY FOR

AMERICANS IN FAVOR OF A RETURN

TO SANITY OR SOMETHING LIKE THAT

WHICH IS WHAT WE'VE GOT TO CALL

IT NOW.

[CHEERS AND APPLAUSE]

YEAH!

I'M SURE YOU'VE GOT IMPRESSIVE

NAMES ON YOUR BOARD FOR YOUR

SNEAK UP AND SAY BOO TO SOMEONE

STARTLE PARTY.

I THINK THE SNAPPLE LADY MIGHT

HAVE MENTIONED YOUR MARCH TO THE

BRIDGE CLUB.

[LAUGHTER]

MY POINT IS THIS.

THE PRESIDENT DIDN'T HAVE THE

AUDIENCE BUT ONCE HE MENTIONED

THE RALLY HE GOT A DIFFERENT

REACTION FROM THE KIDS.

>> JON STEWART IS GOING TO HOST

A RALLY CALLED -- [HEAVENLY

MUSIC PLAYING]

>> Jon:

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