White House and Samsung butt heads over Obama selfie pic

The photo was taken by Red Sox slugger David Ortiz during a White House visit

David Ortiz and President Obama, posted on Twitter

But first, let me take a selfie... and make it part of a potential feud between Samsung and the White House over use of President Obama’s likeness.

The White House announced on April 3 that it objected to Samsung’s promotional use of a “selfie” photograph taken by Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz of himself and the President. The Red Sox team visited the White House on April 1 as the reigning World Series champions.

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