Presidents and Candidates on Talk Shows - PICTURES

Oct. 25, 2011, 8:56 a.m.

Pres­id­ent Obama is in South­ern Cali­for­nia to re­cord a seg­ment with Jay Leno on the To­night Show. Obama’s stop on a talk show is hardly a pres­id­en­tial first. Here’s a look at pres­id­ents and can­did­ates over the years who’ve gone on talk shows, vari­ety shows, and oth­er pop­u­lar TV pro­grams.