Hilarious: First Lady, Big Bird promote healthy eating in new video

In the latest effort to promote her healthy-eating campaign “Let’s Move,” first lady Michelle Obama has teamed up with Big Bird and comedian Billy Eichner in a new video from Funny or Die.

In the video, the first lady, the Sesame Street icon and a woman named Elena play a supermarket quiz-style game Eichner calls “Ariana Grande or Eating a Carrot?”

» Watch the video on the Funny or Die website.

Eichner, known for his off-beat style of comedy, frequently catches the first lady off guard with his comments and questions.

Among the quiz questions Eichner asks is, “Who’s more deserving of a Kennedy Center honor, Martin Short or a box of frozen corn?” A puzzled first lady buzzes in and replies, “The corn,” to which Eichner yells, “No, Martin Short! He’s a genius, he played Ed Grimley.”

Her appearance on Funny or Die follows a BuzzFeed video of the president last week that drew criticism from some conservatives for his use of a selfie stick.

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