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Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 06/07/2012

Quoted: Chris Rock on ‘our zebra president’

Chris Rock promoting “Madagascar 3” in Cannes. (Yves Herman/Reuters)

“We ignore the president’s whiteness, but it’s there. It’s there.”

Chris Rock joking about “our zebra president” Thursday on “Today.” How did that come up? The comedian was promoting “Madagascar 3” in which he plays — of course — a zebra. (see video...)

Read earlier: Chris Rock on Obama’s 50th-birthday party: ‘I felt like I died and went to black heaven’, 3/6/12

Video: Chris Rock on ‘Today’

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