President Obama’s speech at Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner took joking jabs at celebrities, including master of ceremonies Conan O’Brien, Taylor Swift and Jay-Z.
“Some things are beyond my control. For example, this whole controversy about Jay-Z going to Cuba. It’s unbelievable,I’ve got 99 problems and now Jay-Z’s one.”
Zing! Watch the quip below:
The president then took aim at 23-year-old singer Taylor Swift.
“We need to make progress on some important issues. Take the sequester. Republicans fell in love with this thing, and now they can’t stop talking about how much they hate it. It’s like we’re trapped in a Taylor Swift album.”
Watch Obama’s speech below, we’re sure Swift will be writing a song in response.
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