Politics & Government

March 18, 2009

Sure, Obama's got game — but can he pick an NCAA winner?

Amid outrage over executive bonuses, an economic crisis and two wars, President Barack Obama, who played basketball in high school and is clearly the nation's first fan, took time out to explain which team he favored to win the monthlong tournament known as March madness. His choice? The Tar Heels of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the same team he picked last year, when it lost.

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