President Obama has a lot of respect for the actors in “The Interview.” Just listen:

Transcript:

“I mean, it says something interesting about North Korea that they decided to have the state mount an all-out assault on a movie studio because of a satirical movie starring Seth Rogen and James Flacco. I love Seth. And I love James.”

Yep. He loves James so much that he completely butchered his name. The White House transcriptionist tried to cover for him, of course:

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But some things cannot be unheard. This is definitely one of them.

And now for the inevitable:

Snort.

Exit idea:

Yes!

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.