Last night, Stephen Colbert mocked Fox News's outrage over Obama appearing on Zach Galifianakis's "Between Two Ferns" interview series on FunnyOrDie.com. ANDREA TANTAROS: Zach Galifianakis is really funny. The problem is, he won. He won that interview. Show More Summary
The president has been doing a lot to make Obamacare appeal to the younger generation (Is that us? I think that's us!). Earlier this week he appeared on Between Two Ferns to awkwardly talk with Zach Galifinakis and now a new video's been released that features a heap-load of celebrity moms talking about their famous kids when they were young. Show More Summary
He’s the President of the United States! Of course you’re going to get nervous meeting him! Even if you’re Zach Galifianakis! The Between Two Ferns host welcomed President Barack Obama onto his Funny or Die web series earlier this week and the result was one of the most legendary interviews we’ve ever seen! But don’t let Zach’s [...]
Your call: Obama sitting "Between Two Ferns"? Or Republicans standing for...?
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Friday Carlin Week's over, which, now that I think about it, doesn’t mean much because the news cycle resembles more of a hamster wheel these days. Tomorrow and Sunday there will be more bombshells! that will scream for our attention. Show More Summary
After making waves across the internet by having President Barack Obama on "Between Two Ferns," comedian Zach Galifianakis is teaming up with Bridesmaids and "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm for a new comedy from Superbad director Greg Mottola. Show More Summary
-Fresh off of his widely viewed/discussed appearance on Between Two Ferns, President Obama now has a new, somewhat notable ally in his pitch for the Affordable Care Act: LeBron James (above). link -Y&R Midwest won Agency of the Year honors at the 2014 Chicago American Advertising Awards. Show More Summary
The MSNBC host pushed back against commentators who have claimed Obama degraded the presidency by appearing on Between Two Ferns. Featured Image: read more
President Obama, trying desperately to reach America's young people ahead of the March 31 Affordable Care Act deadline, has had a busy week, appearing on Between Two Ferns, exploding his fist bumps, shopping at the Gap, and granting interviews to Ryan Seacrest. But he'll never shake his fatherly vibes. On... More »
Three days after having the president appear in an episode of Funny or Die's Between Two Ferns, the Obama administration continued its pitch for young people to enroll in the Affordable Care Act exchanges before the March 31 deadline. Show More Summary
When President Obama appeared on Between Two Ferns — the faux-community access show hosted by comedian Zach Galifianakis — to pitch Healthcare.gov this week, not everyone laughed. In fact, some in the media accused the two of degrading the "dignity" of the presidential office. Read more...
Days after President Barack Obama appeared with Zach Galifianakis on the Funny or Die web series "Between Two Ferns" to promote the Affordable Care Act, Michelle Obama and a collection of celebrity moms have connected to do the sameShow More Summary
Just days after President Obama’s “interview” with Zach Galifianakis’ plugging the Affordable Care Act on the Funny or Die web series Between Two Ferns, some celebrity moms jumped in to help get people signed up, giving Obama’s on-air detractors another day’s worth of Administration’s Too-Hollywood-Cozy Obamacare Strategy talking points. Watch here:
Fresh on the heels of POTUS’ po-mo visit to Zack Galafianakis’s “Between Two Ferns,” the White House and creative agency Droga5 have launched a new online video campaign, “#YourMomCares,” featuring the First Lady and the moms of celebs such as Jonah Hill, Alicia Keys, Adam Levine and Jennifer Lopez, to get more kids covered. Open enrollment [...]
The Insurance-Salesman-In-Chief peddles his product to young people under false pretences. So the political class goes meta.
President Barack Obama appeared on the Zach Galifianakis internet comedy show, Between Two Ferns, on March 11, ostensibly to promote his signature health care reform legislation to millions of mostly young, healthy Americans. These men...Show More Summary
Peter Beinart praises Obama’s decision to appear on Between Two Ferns: By refusing to defer to the office of the presidency, [Zach] Galifianakis allowed Obama to remind his supporters of what they like about him. To Obama’s admirers, he represents American meritocracy at work. Unlike many leading politicians, he was raised with no special advantages. To the contrary, […]
The Between Two Ferns starring President Obama and the above screencap from The O’Reilly Factor have been two of the funniest things that happened so far this week by a wide margin, for very different reasons. (For the record, I hope we start settling way more arguments using the “Would Abraham Lincoln have done it?” standard.
Fox News was furious over Barack Obama's appearance on "Between Two Ferns," the Funny Or Die-produced series starring Zach Galifianakis. Since the video's release on Tuesday, multiple Fox hosts and pundits have admonished the president...Show More Summary
Funny Or Die’s web series Between Two Ferns made a big splash earlier in the week when the show landed perhaps the biggest guest possible—President Barack Obama, who traded barbs with host Zach Galifianakis about pardoning turkeys and The Hangover Part III. Show More Summary