ABC’s Robin Roberts to Reggie Love: ‘What Kind of Basketball Player Is the President?’

‘You say that you made [Obama] “generationally relevant.” How did you go about doing that?’

ABC Fawns Over Obama Aide's 'Beautifully Written' Book (NewsBusters)

ABC's Good Morning America, a superficial show that rarely focuses on actual news, on Wednesday made time to promote the book of Reggie Love, Barack Obama's former "body man." Co-host Robin Roberts enthused over the "beautifully written" Power Forward: My Presidential Education. 

Roberts didn't manage any serious questions, instead the journalist sounded like an Access Hollywood anchor: "You taught him the fist pump. Plays hoops with him." She followed-up by wondering, "What kind of basketball player is the President?"

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