In the spring of 1973, after the Dolphins won Super Bowl VII and completed their undefeated season, there was no White House trip to celebrate the victory for the team because, well, let's just say President Richard Nixon had other worries on his agenda.
Like the Watergate scandal.
Well, here we are 40 years later and another President with worries on his agenda -- Obamacare defunding, Benghazi, the IRS scandal, unemployment, and the NSA scandal -- is nonetheless making time for the Dolphins.
About 30 members of that perfect team will visit with President Barack Obama today at the White House and get their just recognition. Pretty cool.
The ceremony is scheduled for 2 p.m. If it doesn't start on time, blame the politicians.
You can watch it live below. If the player doesn't work properly, blame the politicians: