President Obama took a time on Wednesday to implore Americans to send money to Japan. But the setting he used to deliver his pitch was slightly unconventional -- he used the sports network ESPN while detailing his picks for the upcoming NCAA college basketball tournament:
The Wall Street Journal breaks down his picks here.
The president's picks prompted somewhat of an "apology" today from Glenn Beck, who joked about the president's bracket on Tuesday:
I do have to lead with my mistakes. I did make a mistake yesterday. I said at least he's not doing his NCAA bracket for the Final 4. At least he's not doing that which he did last year. As I was saying that on the air yesterday, he was filming his filling out of the brackets that will be aired tonight on ESPN.
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