Zach Galifianakis Has Obama In The Hot Seat On Between Two Ferns

Zach questions the President and it’s a treat to watch. Zach’s oddball behavior and random questions don’t seem to phase Obama.
By Gaby Dunn
  • Between Two Ferns With President Obama

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    President Obama stops by Between Two Ferns.

  • Zach Galifianakis has scored big guests on his Funny or Die series “Between Two Ferns” in the past, but it’s going to be hard to top sitting down in a darkened room with a sitting U.S. President. Barack Obama just crossed the ferns in an effort to get the word out – especially to young people – about the Affordable Care Act and

    The 6 minute video includes Obama’s plug for young people who feel “invincible” to sign up for insurance on the much-maligned website, and also finds the politician and comedian exchanging some of the show’s trademark insults and put-downs. (Plus an unnecessarily intimate look at Zach’s ongoing spider bite problem.)

    The video was posted mere hours ago and has already climbed to 3.3 million views. But even more significantly, in the aftermath of the video, became the #1 referrer to, according to a tweet from White House Senior Communications Advisor Tara McGuinness.


    So which web series should Obama pay a visit to next? Want to see him do an Epic Rap Battle? Want him to React to the Justin Bieber deposition? Let us know in the comments below!