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Obama Welcomes World Series Champions Boston Red Sox To The White House
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz poses for a "selfie" with U.S. President Barack Obama during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House to honor the 2013 World Series Champion Boston Red Sox April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee—Getty Images

Obama Takes Selfie With 'Big Papi' David Ortiz

Apr 01, 2014

What do you do when the President asks you to pose for an official photo? Well, if you're Red Sox player David Ortiz, aka Big Papi, you ask him to take a selfie first.

"Do you mind if I take my own?" Ortiz asked Obama before snapping this gem:

While the photo isn't quite in Ellen Degeneres selfie territory, it had been retweeted almost 19,000 times in less than an hour.

"It's the Big Papi selfie," Obama said.

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