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President Obama late Saturday joked about the controversy surrounding former Secretary of State Hilary Clinton’s use of a private email account during a white-tie dinner in Washington, D.C.

{mosads}According to a White House pool report, Obama told guests at the Gridiron Club dinner that he was once known as the young, tech-savvy candidate.

But now, “Hillary has a server in her house! I didn’t even know you could have one of those. I am so far behind.”

Vice President Joe Biden was also the target of several jokes.

“Joe rubs my shoulders, too,” the president said. “It’s not bad. It feels pretty good. I don’t let him give me a pedicure, but…”

Obama also took a shot at Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), a potential 2016 GOP presidential candidate, who was among dinner guests ranging from baseball great Hank Aaron to MSNBC’s Chris Matthews.

Obama said Walker “punted on the question of evolution, which I do think is a problem. I absolutely believe in the theory of evolution — when it comes to gay marriage.”

The president also said a letter to Iran’s leaders signed by 47 Republican senators “wasn’t a joke.”

“You don’t diminish your office by taking a selfie. You do it by sending a poorly written letter to Iran. Really. That wasn’t a joke.”

And Obama’s response to New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s (R) comment that the president didn’t love the U.S. drew big laughs.

“If I did not love America, I wouldn’t have moved here from Kenya,” Obama said.

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