In the 60 Minutes interview with President Obama, Obama laughed a few times at the state of the economy. Interviewer Steve Kroft said, "You're sitting here. And you're— you are laughing. You are laughing about some of these problems. Are people going to look at this and say, ‘I mean, he's sitting there just making jokes about money—’ How do you deal with— I mean: explain...Are you punch-drunk?” Kroft said.