President Pitches Health Care on Zach Galifianakis's 'Between Two Ferns'
7:34 AM, Mar 11, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
President Obama joined Zach Galifianakis's “Between Two Ferns”:
Galifianakis asks, "In 2013 you pardoned a turkey. What do you have planned for 2014?" Whether he sent Dennis Rodman to North Korea -- and what we should do about "Ikea"?
Obama taunts the actor by saying it's a "good thing" he can't run a third time for president, because it would be like doing a third Hangover movie.
Galifianakis gets him back by asking whether it's going to be hard, when Obama's no longer president, because people will stop letting him win on the basketball court. "How does it feel having a 3 inch vertical?" says Obama.
Galifianakis then asks President Obama where he plans to build his presidential library, "in Hawaii or your home country of Kenya?"
Obama says he's not going to let Michelle Obama "near you," and then launches into his plug.
"Have you heard of the Affordable Care Act?" asks Obama.
"Oh yeah, I heard about it. That's the thing that doesn't work," says Galifianakis.
Obama insists it does work, and goes on to hawk the website for a few minutes on the short web show.
Obama even tells Galifianakis to go to the Obamacare website to get his "spider bite" checked out.
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