President Obama seriously bungled
"Adele Dazeem" isn't sounding so flubbed right about now.
Franco, of course, is one of the stars of
Obama characterized the studio's move to scrap the comedy -- whose plot line revolves around a fictional attempt to assassinate North Korean leader
"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," Obama said. "I love Seth, and I love James, but the notion that that was a threat to them I think gives you some sense of the kind of regime we're talking about here."
Perhaps the prez had football on the brain and was thinking of Joe Flacco, the Baltimore Ravens' quarterback, or other leader of the free world-type issues issues?
At any rate, the football player's official
As is par for the course, a Twitter account for the fictional James Flacco has also surfaced. It boasts an avatar mashing up pictures of the actor and NFL star.
"Thanks for the name drop, Mr. President. It's an honor," read the inaugural tweet, "I'd be more bummed about Sony yanking my movie, but I'm having the best season of my career."