President Barack Obama and Zach Galifianakis on Between Two Ferns

President Obama Shows Comedic Chops on Between Two Ferns

The President traded jokes with comedian Zach Galifianakis

by Team Ebony, March 11, 2014

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President Barack Obama and Zach Galifianakis on Between Two Ferns

(left) President Barack Obama and Zach Galifianakis on Between Two Ferns

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In a bid to encourage young people to sign up for health insurance, President Barack Obama stopped by Zach Galifianakis’ Between Two Ferns comedy show. The brief episode appeared on Funny or Die’s website early Tuesday morning.

In addition to the plug, there’s some good back-and-forth barbs throughout the episode, and Obama is quick on his feet. When Galifianakis asks him, “What’s it like to be the last Black president,” Obama follows up with a sharp, “Seriously? What’s it like for this to be that last time you ever talk to a president?

 
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