Can you imagine how KO would have reacted if GWB had said this? No doubt the former president would have been the World’s Worst Person that night. But when it’s BO that sticks his loafers in his pie hole, it’s merely an uncomfortable moment. (post updated with longer version of KO’s piece, if you’re in a hurry go to 4:30 into the clip)

Here’s the actual joke, if you can call it that. It’s stunning that he didn’t immediately realize how dumb it was and apologize on the spot.