Yesterday, while praising singer Aretha Franklin, President Obama made a spelling blunder when citing one of Franklin’s hits:
If it wasn't for that dang TelePrompTer, the potus MAY have spelled RSPECT correctly!!http://t.co/tBiSfC6R4m
— Lady Goodman (@LadyGoodman3) March 7, 2014
Obama Throws Aretha Some R-S-P-E-C-T http://t.co/H2wpmSSaav
— Keith Koffler (@keithkoffler) March 7, 2014
So much for teleprompters.
In honor of the spelling error, Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak joked about a rule change on the game show: