You know, sometimes Simon Cowell’s arrogant schtick can get a little out of control.

It’s one thing when you’re pretending your dream date would be mirror.

But last night the Brit stepped a little over the line when he bragged to Leno that he had dissed our President by turning down a dinner with him — just because their schedules didn’t mesh.

"[Barack Obama] wanted to have dinner, but our diaries didn’t quite match," smirked the American Idol judge on the Tonight Show With Jay Leno on March 25.

"He wanted to do eight, I was free at nine: we just didn’t quite connect."

Come on Simon, that’s the President you’re talking about — have just a little respect!

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