President Obama On Parental Guidance and Television

I am reassured that the leader of our country knows that the best way to inculcate a love of public service in a new generation is exposing them to Parks and Recreation early and often:

Though I do hope Obama’s making very, very clear to Malia that talented, intelligent young ladies don’t have to date men like Tom Haverford. And I’d like him even better if I thought he was using The Wire to explain urban decay—and the awesomeness of gay stick-up men—to his children.