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President Barack Obama picked three of the most popular YouTube content creators for an interview yesterday, hoping to reach an audience typically not tuned to the daily give and take of Washington and its politics.

After all, these were YouTube personalities with hits such as “The five worst places to vomit,” and “My push-up bra will help me get my man.” But the weirdness, the limit-pushing, the cuteness that has contributed to the questioners’ success in social media was not much in evidence. Instead, Obama encountered fairly mundane questions about current affairs — from North Korea to terrorism, to marijuana laws to police and race relations.

To see the interview and read more click here:  http://www.myfoxphilly.com/story/27920188/youtube-personalities

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