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President Obama got to meet a very distinguished ancestor of his during his African tour — indeed, she’s a renowned ancestor to all of us.

Watch as Obama touches the fossil of “Lucy” — the 3.2-million-year-old hominid ancestor of modern humans — and gets a good laugh when even the Ethiopian scientist guiding him along then works in a joke about Donald Trump.

Video via The Telegraph.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons, a novel, and a memoir.

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