He joked about his graying visage and about his time in the White House coming to an end.
“We’re going from room to room, making sure none of the china is broken,” he said. “ … We want to get our security deposit back.”
Obama appeared in Greensboro to showcase his support for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, citing her experience and credentials in public service as reasons for his endorsement.
Obama also took the opportunity to repeatedly criticize Clinton’s opponent, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
“The guy’s said stuff that no one would find tolerable if they were applying for a job at 7-Eleven,” he said.
Obama said Trump does not have the temperament, judgment or desire to obtain the knowledge needed to be president.
Obama appeared at the event alongside Deborah Ross, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, several Democratic state legislators and Clinton campaign staffers.