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Say it aint so, but now President Obama is captivated by the Michael Vick-mania, which has captivated the hearts and minds of millions of Americans. Now, Michael Vick has even the President himself chiming in on his amazing and historic comeback season. President Obama also gave the Philadelphia organization some serious props for giving Vick a second chance.

President Obama told Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie, that while he condemns Vick's criminal actions regarding dog fighting he commends the Eagles owner for giving Michael Vick a second chance.

Obama also stated that what the Eagles have done is important for society. He couldn't be more right.

Seriously how can you not fall in love with the Michael Vick story? It's the ultimate rise and fall, only to rise again type story. It's as captivating a story as Kurt Warner's rise from stocking grocery shelves to becoming the MVP of the NFL back in 1999. Only Vick wasn't stocking shelves, he was behind bars for his hideous actions and learned the error of his ways.

And, now he's the face of the NFL and teaching children to use his tale to NOT do the wrong thing.

It's good to see President Obama recognizes Vick's greatness and publicly acknowledged it. It doesn't get any better than that - to be commended by The Commander in Chief.

President Obama himself knows what it's like to fight and struggle. He's the first sitting President to deal with a nation in a state of decline since FDR. He's done an incredible job helping to turn the nation's economy around.

Like Obama - Vick has done an incredible job righting his ship.

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