Barack Obama Is Genuinely Very Funny At The White House Correspondents' Dinner 2012 (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK  |  By Posted: 30/04/2012 09:58 Updated: 30/04/2012 10:35

It's nice to know that if Barack Obama doesn't win his re-election campaign this year that he's have another high-profile profession to fall back on: stand-up comedy.

We can tell he'll be good because of this latest speech of his, from the White House Correspondents' Dinner, where he poked fun at everyone from Glee to, um, us here at The Huffington Post.

For those not already in the know about the White House Correspondents' Dinner, it's an annual event in which the Leader Of The Free World can finally let rip and tell the assembled media in front of him what he really thinks - or, at least, what his joke writers would like him to say he thinks.

This year's dinner was hosted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel - and you can check out the highlights of his own speech below. Just as soon as you've checked out our video gallery of Barack Obama doing really rather wonderful things:

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  • President Obama Sings Al Green

  • Obama At The 2011 White House Correspondents' Dinner

  • 'Slow Jam The News' With Barack Obama

  • Obama Enjoys Fast Food

  • Obama Orders Stephen Colbert To Shave His Head

  • Behind The Scenes With Obama And Colbert

  • President Obama's Letter To Betty White

  • Obama Calls Kanye West A Jackass

  • Obama Swats Fly During Interview

  • Obama On Letterman: 'I Was Black Before The Election'

  • Obama Plays Basketball

  • President Obama Tells Journalist Off

    Jump to 20 seconds before the end...

  • Obama On The 'Coolest Thing He's Ever Said'

    Ever heard of a "vanadium redox fuel cell"? Well, neither has President Obama, speaking at a small business forum in Cleveland, but that hasn't stopped it from being one of the coolest things he's ever said out loud.

  • Obama's 'Cool Handshake'

    Not real, sure, but still funny...

  • Jibjab's 'He's Barack Obama' Song

    Also not real, of course, but still very brilliant.

  • Obama's Coolest Moments - A Compilation

WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel at the 2012 White House Correspondents' Dinner