Watch Obama Make a Wish for a 'House of Cards' Washington

The president met with Netflix CEO Reed Hastings.

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President Barack Obama asked the natural question Tuesday at the White House when faced with Netflix chief executive officer Reed Hastings.

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"I'm just wondering if you brought advance copies of 'House of Cards,'" Obama said during a meeting with Hastings and other tech CEOs. Hastings, as first reported by CBS' Mark Knoller, laughed and invited Obama to do a cameo on the series, which stars Kevin Spacey as the treacherous Democratic pol Frank Underwood.

"I wish things were that ruthlessly efficient," Obama replied. "I was looking at Kevin Spacey -- this guy's getting a lot of stuff done."

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