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Jack O'Malley, Where's Jack? Martin!': President Flubs Maryland Governor's Name Twice in 30 Seconds

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"Martin! Where's Martin? Sorry."

Barack Obama (Photo Credit: Getty)

President Obama apparently has trouble remembering the names of his own allies. In a speech to the National Governors' Association today, the President tried to acknowledge Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley for his "outstanding work" on improving college education. The results were...less than outstanding:

"Colleges have to do more. But unless all of you also do more, this problem will not get solved. It can be done, though. Jack O'Malley, where's Jack? ...Martin! Where's Martin? Sorry.

National Journal has video of the President's mistake:

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