Obama calls himself 'The Gipper'

Was it coincidental or calculated? 

Locutisprime thinks it’s the latter:

There seem to be a lot of comparisons of late, between Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama. Throwbacks to a better time and wishful thinking on the part of the left, combined with their belief that they obviously believe they can confuse the people and blur the lines between a truly great American president and heretofore, the worst president this nation has ever suffered.

But when Obama begins to refer to himself as the “Gipper” and does so completely out of context, that in my opinion demonstrates just how low and out of touch this administration really is as it concerns both history and the people.

There’s video of the reference at the link.  Check it out then answer the opening question.

Coincidence or calculation?

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