Oops! Even the president makes mistakes.
In his year-end address on Friday, President Barack Obama slipped up when he mistakenly referred to actor James Franco as "James Flacco." Wait, who?
“I think 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 [The Interview] starring Seth Rogen and James Flacco,” Obama said at the White House press conference with reporters.
Perhaps Obama was thinking about his fantasy football team? The playoffs are fast approaching!
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco corrected the president’s slip-up on Twitter.
Naturally, Flacco welcomed Franco to the “Flacco” family though Franco has yet to respond to the ordeal.
A parody Twitter account even popped up almost immediately, with a Photoshopped image of Flacco’s face on Franco’s head as its main avatar – of course.
And of course, the Internet responded in kind.
Somewhere, John Travolta – who famously called Idina Menzel “Adele Dazeem” at the Oscars earlier this year – is breathing a sigh of relief.
Franco was one of dozens of A-list guests who appeared on Stephen Colbert’s final The Colbert Report on Thursday. Watch ET’s report on the star-studded affair below!