WATCH: Obama Mocks Himself, Takes Shots at GOP, Fox News at WHCD

President Obama started the festivities at the White House Correspondents Dinner tonight with an uproarious speech poking fun at himself, Republicans, and basically the media, including CNN (“I think they’re still searching for their table”), MSNBC (who have “never seen an audience this big before”), and Fox News. On that last one, Obama said, “Let’s face it, Fox, you’ll miss me when I’m gone. It’ll be a lot harder to convince people Hillary was born in Kenya.”

The president poked fun at his own unpopularity, but said there are people getting it worse than him, like John Boehner. Which, Obama said, proves that “orange really is the new black.” He took some shots at Republicans trying to repeal Obamacare, Cliven Bundy, and even the Los Angeles Clippers controversy.

Obama very strongly dismissed the idea he’s an imperial president, and proved his point by showing a picture of himself sitting upon the Iron Throne from Game of Thrones. And the president’s speech ended with a

Watch the video below, via C-SPAN:

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