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Obama tells Deflategate joke during Patriots' visit to White House
Obama tells Deflategate joke during Patriots' visit to White House

President Obama just couldn't help himself. When the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots visited the White House on Wednesday, Obama did not shy away from the Deflategate controversy that has followed the team since the AFC championship game back in January. “I usually tell a bunch of jokes at these events, but with the Patriots in town I was worried that 11 out of 12 of them would fall flat,” Obama quipped. The joke was met with groans from the players and a thumbs-down sign from Coach Bill Belichick. But it was still a better reception than this guy got at his attempt at Deflategate humor. It's a good thing quarterback Tom Brady wasn't present...

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