In his Monday "Pretenders" segment Ed Schultz made fun of Newt Gingrich and the concern he voiced on Twitter over the Obama administration relinquishing control of the Internet. Schultz showed Gingrich's tweet that read,
Schultz mocked Gingrich's remarks and then said Ellen was really in control of the world wide web:
Guess what? Obama doesn't control the Internet. I'm pretty sure Ellen Degeneres does.
Schultz then played the almost-week old clip of President Obama teasing Ellen about her "cheap stunt" selfie at the Oscars that surpassed his 2008 image of him and the First Lady embracing as the most re-tweeted image of all time.