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Does the prez need a pronunciation guide?

As I pointed out yesterday, we all make mistakes. (And as  you frequently point out to me.) But that doesn't mean we can't laugh at them -- like when President Obama today mispronounced the name of one of his self-professed "great friends."

NewsBusters noticed that while at an event in upstate New York, Obama took a moment to say he wanted to recognize his "great friends" in attendance. That included Democratic New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, whose last name is pronounced "Jillibrand." But that's not what the president said:

One last thing…
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