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Barack Obama Stars in 'The District'

Barack Obama Stars in 'The District'

If you watch the The City, as you should, the spoof video below from Newsweek will be HILARIOUS.

In episode 1 of The District, Imas Crosson does a spot-on impression of President Barack Obama. The vid even gets the vacant stares down perfectly between Barack and Tim Geithner, The United States Secretary of the Treasury.

The District makes use of The City theme song — The Pussycat Dolls‘ On “Top of the World”! Newsweek also spoofs the network MTV, by appropriately calling themselves NTV.

New episode of The District on Monday? Can’t wait!

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19 Responses to “Barack Obama Stars in 'The District'”

  1. 1
    becca Says:


  2. 2
    Meh Says:

    omg love it! it’s spot on!

  3. 3
    jen Says:

    OMG it’s soo good
    I watch the city and it’s funnier if you watch the show

  4. 4
    Celine Says:


  5. 5
    emma Says:

    That was effing hilarious. Everything was exactly like The City. I loved all the use of “totally”.

  6. 6
    ~m~ Says:


  7. 7
    mish Says:

    I watch The City and I must admit, this is funny!
    It is also pretty informative!

    love it.

  8. 8
    Nanea Says:

    I’m so looking forward to more of this.

    And the voice-over is great!

    BTW, Jared, it’s Iman Crosson!

  9. 9
    lakers fan in boston Says:

    wow that was stupid
    i thought it was gonna make fun of him

  10. 10
    Hoodie Says:

    This is dead on! haha but i still love The City no matter how cheesy it is.

  11. 11
    Mia Says:

    OMG, soo good!

  12. 12
    Mia Says:

    OMG, the awkward “dramatic” back-and-forth staring! Hahaha.

  13. 13
    sexime Says:

    luv it. the vacant stares hahahaha

  14. 14
    kathie Says:

    #5′s right: the use of the word “totally” made it TOTALLY hilarious!
    I actually quite enjoyed that little presentation. I hope there’s more.

  15. 15
    lazyking Says:

    OMG this is much cooler when you are watching The city which is beter than The Hills

  16. 16
    adriana Says:

    this is so well-done!!!
    it’s so much like the city!
    i love barack obama!!!

  17. 17
    Polo Says:

    The Hills is way better than The District people. What are you thinking??

  18. 18
    basma Says:

    is that real..?! i cant believe it is he really on real tv..!!!! real tv are usually for young ppl who like to gossip.. ! was he really on that live after show of the City and jess was calling him barrack!?! i thought the voice comes from someone who imitates him! why he wud do that! isnt it demeaning for himself as a PRESIDENT!!!

  19. 19
    Suppress your appetite Says:

    Obama rock !!!

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