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Obama Hosts Screening of Sitcom 1600 Penn

6:26 PM, Jan 8, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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President Barack Obama will tomorrow host a screening of the sitcom 1600 Penn, according to the White House.

"Later in the afternoon, the President will host cast and crew members of the television show 1600 Penn for a screening at the White House," reads Obama's schedule. "This screening is closed press."

4:45PM           THE PRESIDENT hosts cast and crew members of the television show 1600 Penn for a screening at the White House

The Family Theatre

Closed Press

Former Obama speech writer Jon Lovett helped come up with 1600 Penn. "Jon Lovett, co-creator and head writer of the new television show1600 Penn ... once called President Barack Obama his boss," USNews.com reported.

Critics have called the show "terrible," "bad," and "with nothing especially funny, or smart, or clever, either." 

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