North American Leaders Botch a Handshake

June 30, 2016 - Chuck Klosterman 06/30/2016 Views: 36,489

At the North American Leaders' Summit, President Obama, Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto share an awkward three-way handshake. (1:20)

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Todayis National Handshake Day.

Uh, as you all know,because today's also

National Knowing AboutFake Holidays Day.

And, uh, earlier this week,this very serious occasion

was observed by the leaders

of the United States,Mexico and Canada.

President Obama's visitto Canada yesterday,

he was therefor the North American summit

with the leaders from Canadaand Mexico when this happened.

You see?

This is why black peopleinvented fist bumps.

To avoid moments like this.

And you don't even get the fullgravity of this situation

on the news,because when you zoom in

you realize how complicatedthis handshake really was.

Happy National Handshake Day,everybody.