*Always seeking to take the high road, President Obama downplayed his supposed tense encounter with Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer who was photographed pointing her finger in his face, saying the incident is “a classic example of things getting blown out of proportion.”
“I’m usually accused of not being intense enough, right? Too relaxed?” he said, according to the network’s account.
He seemed to blame Brewer for feeding the frenzy, saying that it is “always good publicity for a Republican if they’re in an argument with me.”
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