Zach Galifianakis asks Barack Obama about not letting son play football

President Obama and Zach Galifianakis talk about football safety. (FunnyorDie.com)
President Obama and Zach Galifianakis talk about football safety. (FunnyorDie.com)
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Zach Galifianakis is a comedian, movie star, and talk show host of sorts. "Between 2 Ferns" might be the best show few people have heard of and the latest episode features a very special guest: President Barack Obama.

The six-minute interview covers an array of topics from reports that Hulk Hogan will serve as the United States ambassador to Syria (Obama denied said reports) to same-sex divorce to the efficacy of the Affordable Care Act to spider attacks and, ultimately, sports.

Galifianakis: You said if you had a son you would not let him play football. What makes you think he would want to play football? What if he was a nerd like you?

Obama: Do you think a woman like Michelle would marry a nerd? Why don't you ask her if she thinks I'm a nerd.

Galifianakis: Could I?

Obama: No. I'm not going to let her near you.

And with the NCAA Tournament just weeks away, there was one question about basketball:

Galifianakis: Is it going to be hard in two years when you're no longer president and people stop letting you win at basketball?

Obama: How does it feel having a three-inch vertical?

Galifianakis: It's a three-inch horizontal. So...

Questions about the Affordable Care Act? Call the number above. (FunnyorDie.com)
Questions about the Affordable Care Act? Call the number above. (FunnyorDie.com)

You can watch the entire interview here. It'll be the highlight of your day.

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