As apparent from his 2008 campaign,  really knows how to reach and connect with the young. But now that ‘Hope and Change’ and The Obama Girl hype has all died down, the Obama admin is looking for anyway they can to reconnect with the youth.

One secret weapon up the president’s sleeve is the volunteer commitment from actors Kal Penn and John Cho, best known for starring in the Harold & Kumar stoner series. 

Naturally, video of Obama inviting the two couch locked stars to the upcoming Democratic National Convention has instantly gone viral. Kal Penn will actually be hosting the entire DNC event in Charlotte, North Carolina this Thursday, September 6, 2012.