President Obama on Tuesday compared the website for federal health exchanges to other online retailers such as and Kayak.

"Just visit, and there you can compare insurance plans, side by side, the same way you’d shop for a plane ticket on Kayak or a TV on Amazon," he said.

The website, however, is seriously dysfunctional. Users have complained that they can't even sign up for an account, let alone shop and compare for health plans.

We've created some .gifs below to show our readers what would look like if it was an Obamacare website. The following images use actual error messages experienced by online shoppers on

Going to Amazon and creating an account


Finding a book