Between gridlock at Copenhagen and liberal revolt over the health care bill at home, it hasn't been an easy week for President Obama. He did have one softball pitched to him, though: an interview with Grammy-winning Gloria Estefan for a Univision Christmas special. Here's a look at some of the president's thoughts on reindeer, in-laws, the military, and the economy in an exchange Politico's Ben Smith calls "something short of a grilling":
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