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Jordan Spieth shares tremendous story about golf with President Obama on The Late Late Show with James Corden

By T.J. Auclair
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Three-time major champion Jordan Spieth made an appearance Thursday night on The Late Late Show with James Corden.

Just like on the golf course, Spieth was spectacular.

During the interview portion of the appearance, Spieth talked about a recent round of golf with President Barack Obama.

He shared a conversation they had before Obama had a putt on the seventh hole. Spieth asked Obama what advice he'd give a President-Elect, something you maybe don't understand about the magnitude of the job.

Obama went on to give Spieth an insightful answer about the power one possesses as president and then, as he ended it, he told Spieth, "and you wouldn't believe what the aliens look like."

Here's the interview, where we also learned that Obama took Spieth down in the match and how he did it:

Also on the show, Spieth had a chance to hit some golf balls -- target practice-style -- at Corden. You can see that here: