Recently, Hilary Clinton compared herself to Rocky Balboa, like so:
Obama responded Wednesday to Clinton's comparison of herself a day earlier to Rocky Balboa, the underdog boxer from Philadelphia in the 1976 film. She said "when it comes to finishing a fight, Rocky and I have a lot in common. I never quit. I never give up."
I mean, EVERYONE remembers Rocky.. right?
So, how did Obama respond?
Obama told the union meeting: "We all love Rocky. But we've got to remember, Rocky was a movie."
NO, NO, NO!
Obama, you blew it!
Everyone knows what the proper answer would have been:
Obama told the union meeting: "We all love Rocky. But we've got to remember - Rocky fought hard, but he lost"