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The White House Is Pretty Upset About The Samsung-Sponsored Selfie With Obama And Ortiz Published: April 4, 2014

President Obama welcomed the 2013 World Series champion Boston Red Sox to the White House on Tuesday. Obama made mention of the team’s run as the most decorated Major League baseball team of the last decade with three world championships, crediting the team with helping the city of Boston heal post-Boston Marathon bombing last April, according to Buzzfeed.

Then a selfie was snapped.

And this was actually a PR stunt by Samsung, who worked with Ortiz to make this selfie happen. Just like the Ellen picture, BuzzFeed reports.

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