T.I. THAT Trump Question ALMOST Made My Day

12/16/2016 7:24 AM PST

Watch T.I.'s Excitement at Our Donald Trump Question/Mistake

EXCLUSIVE

Here's how Donald Trump could actually bring a smile to T.I.'s face -- even though he remains a staunch opponent of the President-elect.

Tip was at LAX when our photog posed a question about grading the President's performance. Problem is ... he had a major slip of the tongue while spitting out the question.

T.I. got a good laugh out of it -- and we did eventually get his grade for the Prez.