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Obama Tells Fox News: "It's Fair To Say I Don't Always Get My Most Favorable Coverage On Fox" (VIDEO)

Huffington Post   First Posted: 03/06/09 05:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 02:00 PM ET

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During an interview with Fox News Tuesday, Obama was asked by Chris Wallace about comments he had made to the GOP caucus in which he said, 'When you attack me... I will watch you on Fox News and feel bad about myself.' Wallace asked if this revealed that the president is "a trifle thin-skinned."

Obama responded by telling the Fox News host:

I said it in good humor. I think everyone understood that was a joke.


I think it's fair to say that I don't always get my most favorable coverage on Fox, but that's part of how a democracy is supposed to work. We're not all supposed to be in lock step here.

And you've always been very gracious to me.


Watch the clip, via Media Matters.


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