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09/27/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Obama Daughters Wanted Jonas Brothers, Not Dad, Onstage At DNC

While his opponent may be trying to brand him as a celebrity, Barack Obama isn't the biggest star in his own daughters' eyes.

When Malia, 10, and Sasha, 7, took the stage at the Democratic National Convention in Denver on Monday night after their mom Michelle's speech, they had no idea their dad was going to be beamed in live via satellite. When Mrs. Obama told the girls she had a surprise for them, the potential first lady was pretty surprised at the response.

"Is it the Jonas Brothers?" Malia asked.

The girls were pretty upset when they found out they would have to be in Denver during the same weekend Kevin, Nick and Joe would be in their hometown of Chicago -- the girls' love for the Jonas boys is well-documented.

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Watch Malia and Sasha talk to their dad via satellite, a highlight of Monday night's DNC.