President Obama on "Between Two Ferns"

  • Aired:  03/12/14
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Fox News anchors cry foul when Obama appears on Zach Galifianakis's "Between Two Ferns" to promote the Affordable Care Act. (4:58)

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)>> Stephen: HEY, WELCOME TO

THE REPORT.

GOOD TO HAVE YOU WITH US.

THANK YOU, LADIES ANDGENTLEMEN.

>> STEPHEN, STEPHEN,STEPHEN!

STEPHEN, STEPHEN, STEPHEN!

STEPHEN, STEPHEN, STEPHEN!

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE) Captioning sponsored by

COMEDY CENTRALTHANK YOU SO MUCH.

THANK YOU SO MUCH, LADIESAND GENTLEMEN, THANK YOU FOR

COMING.

WITH THAT KIND OF CHANTING,I FEEL, I FEEL NO WALL CAN

STAND BEFORE THE COLBERTNATION.

I AM JOSHUA AND THEY ARE MYTRUMPETS.

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)FOLKS, I LIKE TO HAVE FUN.

I'M A FUN GUY.

JUST ASK MY STAFF, JIMMY AM IFUN?

>> YES, SIR, YOU'RE VERY FUN.

>> Stephen: DAMN STRAIGHT.

BUT EVEN A FUN GUY LIKE MEKNOWS THERE'S A TIME AND A

PLACE FOR FUN.

AND ONE OF THOSE PLACES ISNOT WITH YOUR FINGER ON THE

BUTTON.

KNOCK KNOCKWHO'S THERE.

NOBODY.

WE WERE ALL KILLED IN ANUCLEAR WAR WHILE YOU WERE

TOO BUSY YUKING IT UP WITHYOUR HOLLYWOOD BUDDIES.

HERE'S THE DEAL.

BEEN WATCHING THE TV, YOUKNOW IT BUT HERE IT, NO ONE

HAS SIGNED UP FOR OBAMACAREGIVE OR TAKE 4.2 MILLION

PEOPLE.

OUR PRESIDENT HAS GOTTEN SODESPERATE THAT HE APPEARED

ON THIS WEB SITE FUNNY ORDIE.

BY THE WAY-- BY THE WAY-- FUNNYOR DIE IS ALSO THE ULTIMATE

UP YOU GET FROM OBAMA'SDEATH PANEL.

NOW THIS SHOW HE WENT ONBETWEEN TWO FERNS, IT WENT

VIRAL WHICH IS ALL PART OFOBAMA'S SINISTER PLAN,

SPREAD A VIRUS AND WATCHEVERYONE SCRAMBLE FOR

SIGNING UP FOR HEALTH CARE.

FOLKS, I'M NOT THEONLY ONE.

I AM NOT THE ONLY ONE WHOWAS ANGRY.

I AM JUST THE BEST AT IT.

THIS APPEARANCE SET OFF AFIRESTORM EVERYWHERE FROM

FOX NEWS TO LATER IN THE DAYON FOX NEWS.

(LAUGHTER)>> HOW COOL WAS THIS

PRESIDENT OBAMA SITTINGDOWN FOR AN ON-LINE

INTERVIEW.

>> SOME ARGUE IT ISINAPPROPRIATE.

>> I THINK IT'S PRETTYTRAGIC.

WHOEVER RECOMMENDED THAT HEDO THAT SHOW SHOULD BE

FIRED.

>> THIS IS WAY BENEATH THEOFFICE OF THE PRESIDENCY.

>> PRESIDENT OBAMA HITTINGTHE COMEDY CIRCUIT IS HE

GETTING THE LAST LAUGH ORMAKING A MOCKERY OF THE

OFFICE.

ZACK IS REALLY FUNNY, THEPROBLEM IS HE WON.

HE WON THAT INTERVIEW.

PRESIDENT OBAMA, THAT WASNOT A WIN FOR HIM.

>> Stephen: NO.

NO.

NO.

SHE IS-- SHE IS RIGHT.

THAT IS WHAT EVERY SHOW ISABOUT.

WHO WINS AND WHO LOSES.

AND SHE OUGHT TO KNOW.

SHE WINS THE FIVE EVERY DAY.

THE LOSER, INFORMATION.

(LAUGHTER)FOLKS, BY GOING ON THAT WEB

SHOW, FOLKS BY GOING ON THATWEB SHOW BARACK OBAMA

UNDERMINED THE AUTHORITY OFTHE PRESIDENCY.

AND THAT IS FOX NEW'S JOB.

(LAUGHTER)JUST ASK THE UNDERMINER IN

CHIEF BILL O REILLY.

>> FOR A PRESIDENT UNDERINTENSE SCRUTINY TO DO A

COMEDY SHOW RAISES SOMEQUESTIONS.

>> LOOKS LIKE PUTIN BELIEVESTHE PRESIDENT IS A

LIGHTWEIGHT, WILL A COMEDYVIDEO, COUNTER THAT?

JUST ASK HIM.

>> ALL I CAN TELL YOU IS ABELINCOLN WOULD NOT HAVE DONE

IT (LAUGHTER)

>> Stephen: TRUE.

IT'S TRUE.

YOU CAN'T FIGHT THAT LOGIC.

ABE LINCOLN WOULD NEVER HAVEDONE A VIRAL WEB VIDEO.

THE MOST-- THE MOST THATPRESIDENT LINCOLN EVER DID

WAS SIT FOR A DA GUER TYPEMIM.

BUT NATION-- THE WORST PART,THE VERY WORST PART ABOUT

THIS DISASTER IS THAT ITWORKED.

IT'S GOTTEN OVER 13 MILLIONVIEWS AND WHAT WITH

EVERYBODY TALKING ABOUT IT,IT'S BOOSTED TRAFFIC TO

HEALTH CARE.GOV BY 40%.

WELL, THAT'S-- THAT STOPSHERE AND NOW.

THEY'RE NOT TRICKING ME INTOTALKING ABOUT HEALTH

CARE.GOV AND THE PRESIDENT'SAFFORDABLE CARE ACT.

JIMMY PUT THE WEB SITE ONTHE SCREEN SO I KNOW WHAT I

AM NOT TALKING ABOUT, OKAY.

YOU SEE THAT RIGHT THEREHEALTH CARE.GOV.

THAT IS THE LAST TIME THAT IEVER SAY HEALTHCARE.GOV.

JIMMY, JIMMY WHY DO I KEEPSAYING HEALTHCARE.GOV.

CUT MY MIKE, JIMMY, JIMMY,CUT MY--

(LAUGHTER)(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)

BACK ON, THANK YOU VERY MUCH,JIMMY.

ALL RIGHT.

NO FREE RIDE,HEALTHCARE.GOV. (BLEEP)

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