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Obama to Ellen: Oscars Selfie Was a 'Cheap Stunt' Published: March 20, 2014

President Obama is on "Ellen" today, and in clips the show released, he gives host Ellen DeGeneres grief about her famous Oscars selfie—because before she broke the record for most retweets, Obama was the one who held it, according to

"I don't know if you know this, but I was aiming to break your record of retweets and I apologize for doing it," DeGeneres said. "I heard about that," Obama replied. "I thought it was a pretty cheap stunt myself. Getting a bunch of celebrities in the background, you feeding them pizza."

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