Definitely watch this old clip of Obama talking about ribs and p***y

Barack Obama 1995 speech

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If there’s one thing the Internet loves more than porn and cats, it’s finding embarrassing old clips of celebrities. I mean, who doesn’t love watching George Clooney get murdered on The Facts of Life?

So it should be no surprise that a 1995 clip of future President Barack Obama saying “Gotta have them ribs, and pussy too!” occasionally resurfaces—but that doesn’t make it any less amazing (or awkward).

For the record, Obama’s is reading from his book Dreams From My Father. During this particular passage, Obama was quoting a friend who in general agreed with Malcolm X, also saw a few, um… flaws in his policies.

You can watch the full speech below:

David Britton

David Britton

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