'Modern Family' Star Discusses Inauguration Day Over Live Stream

Rico Rodriguez discusses the importance of Inauguration Day for future generations.
4:09 | 01/21/13

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Of all the honors bestowed upon ABC news late this one. Takes the case. We spotted on Twitter earlier that -- Gregory is the young actor who plays and one of America's favorite TV shows modern family. Twenty at a picture of himself watching our serene. Apple and so we -- on the phone. Mr. Rodriguez -- Yeah hammer yeah are you I'm doing great a lot better now that I'm talking to you dude thank you for watching experience. All my pleasure at. You know -- Larry. On the morning LA. 5 in the morning and their site that streams filled the I would try -- for the inauguration it -- -- Think thankfully we have technology nearly half days now they would -- get on the computer and. -- pleased to invite my colleague so what did you think in a speech. -- I thought it was -- -- -- is very inspiring you know President Obama he -- hits such inspiring. Speeches that -- -- you wanna be a better person and discontinue what you're doing in making the best apparent. In. Day and political bickering and partisanship and make you feel the -- the you have fans on both sides of the -- taken Mitt Romney said that your show is one of the favorites. That's also only -- I. We concentrate and it's another meal there really high and people it's really need to know that. In addition to sending us each there critique her performance. I wonder whether you can tell us what what sorts of things you do you or your friends duties to states socially engaged is simply meaning. -- -- -- -- -- I'm sorry candy in the cab put up sure what kinds of things you do how involved are you obviously I don't expect that you're running for office at the moment but what how involved you in. Either volunteering or -- aren't following politics and how important it is for young people stay educated about about what's happening in Washington. Ford F three year old good to know what's happening in our country and -- What WB I never really had been interest politics I'm not that much interest but. I know one -- and you know this here during the presidential debates and you know the election time. My teacher and I don't really help in time this talking in this scene you know she had me watch it was that debate that -- -- that can debate and the -- get a question -- -- -- -- him. Any relation stuff like that I really doesn't know like -- -- -- -- I come to realize that importing more years. I will BE. -- like -- the president can now be eighteen to launch really need to know brilliant now I know you really need to know because -- featured generation. They'll be cheering our you know our country's leaders so it's really nice to know you know wolf what's going on. Rico I just cannot -- alana how cool is that we have you on the phone -- elected on a second before I let you go I know you're fourteen. I'm curious -- the extent that you're able to see other kids than you pretty busy working with -- with grown up really on the show. He sent that -- -- chat with other kids your age. Do -- kids OK you know our freshman in -- -- fourteen years old they talk about what's gone out of Washington politics ever come up in conversation. I'm here really and then I haven't even I'm not and I -- landfill and there are -- accurate -- middle July 8 grade. But. Usually -- Well we -- tied mainly to cancel my teacher at. I have you know -- he's scheduled -- -- -- -- right Arial -- orange golden start by saying something ended you know speaking her mind at. -- -- They really that -- in -- moment looking that they will my family and you know they've all I picked the wrong Colombian front of people don't like war. I had just being personally this is one of the coolest things that happened all day Rico think somebody yelled we love your show we look -- -- candidates -- not that marked. Let me show visits good we also love your show because it's not our network and does great in the ratings currently there will and a million reasons we love you Rico thank you. Thank you very much have a great rest here today. My pleasure thank you so much -- guys --

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