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Sean P. Means
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FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2013 file photo, actor Zach Galifianakis watches the Los Angeles Lakers play the Minnesota Timberwolves in their NBA basketball game in Los Angeles. President Barack Obama is hamming it up online to promote his health care plan. Obama joked Tuesday with Galifianakis, including poking fun at the poorly reviewed "Hangover Part III" during an interview on thhe website Funny or Die. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
The Cricket’s Daily 3: Serious topic, funny setting

Here’s what’s being talked about today in pop culture:

• President Barack Obama talked about the Affordable Care Act in an unusual setting: On Zach Galifianakis’ mock-talk show "Between Two Ferns" on the Funny Or Die website. [Entertainment Weekly]

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• Jason Sudeikis is in line to fill Chevy Chase’s gumshoes in a reboot of the "Fletch" franchise. [The Hollywood Reporter]

• Journalist Joe McGinniss — who wrote the controversial book "Fatal Vision," which chronicled the murder case of former Green Beret Jeffrey MacDonald — has died at the age of 71. McGinniss also wrote the Nixon campaign expose "The Selling of the President 1968" and infamously moved into the house next door to Sarah Palin to profile her. [New York Daily News]

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