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Face Of Obama White House: Expect Gibbs-isms, Pratfalls

12/17/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

On one of his last nights on the campaign trail, Barack Obama was agitated. He was backstage and face-to-face with a traveling aide after giving a speech to an overflow crowd at a football field.

Like a referee inserting his body between two fighting players, Robert Gibbs quickly stepped in and ushered Obama away from the ashen aide. Later, Gibbs said the flare up was over a teleprompter malfunction.

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