The White House on Monday announced that it would release a “special video message” from President Barack Obama at 10 a.m. ET.
Unsurprisingly, the surprise announcement was met with extreme scepticism. After all, Monday is April 1 (April Fool’s).
And it looks like that scepticism was well founded. The video message was indeed a prank.
Here’s the White House’s April Fool’s video statement from “the president”:
recognise the speaker?
Yup, that’s “Kid President.” You may remember him from the viral pep talk he gave in January:
This story was originally published by The Blaze.
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