Obama pays tribute to Dante de Blasio’s Afro — and dad Bill’s mayoral candidacy

The towering Afro that changed the course of New York City’s mayoral race got a shout-out Tuesday night from President Barack Obama.

Obama singled out 16-year-old Dante de Blasio’s head of hair as he introduced Dante’s dad, mayoral nominee Bill de Blasio, at a Democratic fund-raiser.

Obama called Bill de Blasio the "next mayor of New York" and then noted the presence of “Dante, who has the same hairdo I had in 1978. Although I have to confess my Afro was never that good."

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