May 15, 2008: Obama’s learning rules of the game (Politico)

  • Obama didn't laugh off his reply. "I think the American people are smarter than that," Obama said. "The bowling's a wonderful example." Obama said he was having a great time talking to voters and signing autographs when "some woman" invited him to bowl a couple of frames and "although I haven't bowled in 25 years," he went and he did so (bowling a 37 in seven frames).