Obamas to Appear on Idol

President Obama will appear on American Idol Wednesday night, to have his health care performance scrutinized by judges Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson, Kara DioGuardi and Ellen DeGeneres.

No, not really. He and the first lady are just pre-recording a message for the show’s charitable episode.

It’s a fitting, at least for the moment, since they’re both struggling with their ratings. Obamas to Appear on Idol