08
Feb
16

Tweet Of The Day


131 Responses to “Tweet Of The Day”


  1. 1 MightyPamela
    February 8, 2016 at 5:37 pm

    โค

  2. February 8, 2016 at 5:37 pm

    Hello, TOD. This picture should be one every black grandmother’s house! ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. 16 jacquelineoboomer
    February 8, 2016 at 5:43 pm

    Guy says I’m wrong. No, just devious. ๐Ÿ™‚

    • 17 0388jojothecat
      February 8, 2016 at 5:49 pm

      He knows damn well you are right…..it’s just another “rig the system” ploy. Them that control the media controls the message….only we ain’t buying what they control nor their message.

  4. 18 Nerdy Wonka
    February 8, 2016 at 5:49 pm

  5. 24 MadameSoph
    February 8, 2016 at 5:52 pm

    Missed that part Nerdy. That is sooooo deep and deliciously subversive what FLOTUS said in that last tweet ๐Ÿ™‚

  6. 27 Judith Fardig
    February 8, 2016 at 5:56 pm

    Congratulations, MP! Great tweets, Nerdy Wonka! We can’t begin to see how far the ripple effects of the Obamas’ mentoring will reach.

  7. February 8, 2016 at 6:00 pm

    Hey Nerdy, How can one get a copy of that magnificent painting of our First Family, The Obama’s. Please, do tell. Thanks in advance for honoring this request>>

  8. February 8, 2016 at 6:47 pm

  9. February 8, 2016 at 6:53 pm

    Oh so beautiful! I just love it. Good evening TOD folks.

  10. 32 jacquelineoboomer
    February 8, 2016 at 7:18 pm

    • 33 yardarm756
      February 8, 2016 at 7:26 pm

      Ooooweeee! The fecal matter is about to hit those swiftly rotating blades! lmao!

      • 34 jacquelineoboomer
        February 8, 2016 at 7:31 pm

        From your lips! I was picturing “the law” coming to retrieve him from the campaign trail, big smile on my face..

    • February 8, 2016 at 7:38 pm

      Anyone with any sense knew that Christie knew what was going on. Knowing what kind of person Chris Christie is, that he is a big loud mouth bully, do you really think those people would come up with that plan all on their own, behind Christie’s back..

    • 36 0388jojothecat
      February 8, 2016 at 7:48 pm

      That is a May 2015 story is there and update?

      • 37 jacquelineoboomer
        February 8, 2016 at 9:10 pm

        Oh, sorry, jojo. Just saw the header and ran with it. I wish it were true, NOW!

        • 38 0388jojothecat
          February 9, 2016 at 1:39 am

          Me too JO’b, me too. I wonder what happened to the guy who Weinstein, he does not look well. I hope he doesn’t mysteriously die before he can testify.

    • 40 jacquelineoboomer
      February 8, 2016 at 9:13 pm

      As a single mother back in the day, I very much appreciate that sentiment.

    • 41 jackiegrumbacher
      February 8, 2016 at 9:21 pm

      My mother raised three daughters as a single mom and never married. We were four females who faced everything together and I think we all turned out pretty well.

      • 42 jackiegrumbacher
        February 8, 2016 at 9:45 pm

        Meant to say Mom was a widow who never remarried.

        • 43 jacquelineoboomer
          February 8, 2016 at 10:33 pm

          My Dad was never the same after WWII, and about a year after he came home, he and my Mom separated. She raised three daughters, as well, by herself. Sounds like both our Moms were good role models for their daughters – meet the challenges, overcome them, and everybody moves forward!

          • 44 jackiegrumbacher
            February 9, 2016 at 7:14 am

            JO’B, you and I have always had a lot in common–names, background, eras. You are, however, the winner and champion when it comes to numbers of grandchildren and great grandchildren!

    • February 8, 2016 at 11:18 pm

      As a son of a single mother I also appreciate that statement.

  11. February 8, 2016 at 7:48 pm

  12. 48 yardarm756
    February 8, 2016 at 8:04 pm

    From back in the day.

  13. 59 vcprezofan2
    February 8, 2016 at 8:36 pm

    Since we’ve been talking dance (and Ailey) today I am reminded of some clips I haven’t watched in *ages*. Here’s one…

  14. 63 MadameSoph
    February 8, 2016 at 8:46 pm

    Help! Any BT’s around? I have two comments in limbo because I made a typo in my nickname… oops!

    • 64 MadameSoph
      February 8, 2016 at 9:24 pm

      Grazie for freeing me!

      I made the mistake of Googling polls and predictions and now I’m having a panic moment about 2016 and preserving PBO’s legacy.
      Time for a deep breath, a shower, some dinner and a couple hours of mindless TV watching of NOTHING political.

      President Obama is the President TODAY and Michelle is the First Lady. FOCUS FOCUS FOCUS on the now and be grateful (talking to myself here ๐Ÿ™‚ )

  15. February 8, 2016 at 8:55 pm

    Cnn poll just now has sanders up by 26… Lol Emerson has sanders by 12 in today’s polls.
    I saw it all the way down to 9 yesterday.
    The point is, nobody knows who is showing up and who is voting this year…
    So the polls are meaningless. Lol lmao

    • 66 COS
      February 8, 2016 at 9:26 pm

      I agree Jojovie. I just watched Rachel interview Hillary. Basically, it was an interview defending Bernie Sanders and his rabid supporters by comparing them to herself and the comments she gets.

  16. 67 arapaho415
    February 8, 2016 at 9:56 pm

    GE TODville.

    Looks like I was on the same page as @mjamal773 when I tweeted this response last month to the idiot who pretty much ignored the current (and best IMO) occupants of the White House.

  17. 68 vcprezofan2
    February 8, 2016 at 10:10 pm

    Need a smile and a smirk? Go peAk.

    http://juanitajean.com/some-people/

  18. 69 99ts
    February 8, 2016 at 10:24 pm

    Bernie Sanders is a white guy. The GOP, the media and many democrats think white guys have the right to rule. Women and black people should not apply.

    There is very little debate on policy in this election. The GOP and the media are currently running against PBO and Hillary. This has nothing to do with policy – everything to do with sex and color. Women who vote for Hillary are accused of voting for her because woman – same as black folks who voted for PBO – it was because skin color.

    I’m sure this will never end in my lifetime. People are not compared on the content of their character. They are compared by the color of their skin, the sex group they belong to & what they look like.

    I can see no reason for voting for an old white guy who has sat in congress for 30 years and got appearance money. Guess he is one step up from Rubio who gets money from his non appearance in the senate.

    • 70 99ts
      February 8, 2016 at 10:27 pm

      And to add – there was NEVER any doubt that Ben & Carly were never going to be the GOP nominee. Why they waste their own & others money is beyond understanding.

      • 71 jacquelineoboomer
        February 8, 2016 at 10:37 pm

        Usually it’s what they consider doing for “more fame and fortune” – his book tour and possibly future honorary positions, but I’m too sick of her to know what her angle is! Ugh.

    • February 9, 2016 at 3:25 am

      99ts, If the Democrats chose Bernie Sanders over Hillary Clinton they will be guaranteeing a win for the Republicans. For the more than two decades he has served in Congress, Birnie Sanders has always identified himself as an Indepedent Socialist. I seriously doubt that moderate and conservative Democrats will enthusiastically support an avowed Socialist.

      • 73 99ts
        February 9, 2016 at 5:56 am

        He still doesn’t have to face attacks based on who he is from the media, the GOP & some democrats. Personally I’m very pro socialists, have never understood why Americans think it is the worst thing ever. Socialism as per the USSR very very different to real socialism. It is a great way to create and equitable society. (As I see it)

  19. 74 lynn
    February 8, 2016 at 10:31 pm

    There hasn’t been this much elegance in the White House in 53 years.

  20. February 8, 2016 at 10:31 pm

    A new dimension of the Flint tragedy.

    “Eisenhower Elementary teacher Darlene McClendon says her fifth and sixth graders worry theyโ€™re dying. Many have rashes, headaches, and stomachaches.

    โ€œHow do we reassure them? Itโ€™s heartbreaking to look in the eyes of a child and have them say โ€˜Iโ€™m scared,โ€™โ€ she said, tearing up as she told her story to Eskelsen Garcรญa and a room full of MEA leaders gathered for the MEAโ€™s 2016 Bargaining, Public Policy and Professional Development Conference.

    Itโ€™s hard to know what to say to frightened students, McClendon said, because she worries, too. โ€œMy children and grandchildren live in Flint,โ€ she said. ”

    http://www.mea.org/nea-president-meets-flint-teachers-crisis-update

  21. 84 GGail
    February 8, 2016 at 10:37 pm

    Watch this amazing gymnast from UCLA

  22. February 8, 2016 at 10:39 pm

  23. February 8, 2016 at 10:42 pm


    The MEA has established a 501c3 fund for tax-deductible donations. Checks should be made payable to โ€œClassroom Support Fundโ€ with a notation that the donation is for the โ€œFlint Water Crisis.โ€ Checks can be sent to MEA, 1350 Kendale Blvd., East Lansing, MI 48823″

    The schools don’t need more wasted right now, but they need money for school supplies and fresh fruits and vegetables for the children.Good high in calcium, iron, and vitamin c may help slow the absorption of lead.

  24. 88 Nerdy Wonka
    February 8, 2016 at 10:45 pm

  25. 89 Obama Grandmama
    February 8, 2016 at 10:47 pm

    Just stopped by late in the day due to celebrating my seventieth birthday today! Went out to lunch with my brother then on a nice long drive with him down the Coast on a sunny 65 degree day. I have been answering and talking on the phone ever since with my kids and grandkids and other brother in Washington, Nevada and Montana. I also Skyped with my daughter in Munich, Germany. Can you tell I am feeling validated, even though lots older?

  26. 107 vcprezofan2
    February 8, 2016 at 10:51 pm

  27. 113 jacquelineoboomer
    February 8, 2016 at 11:32 pm

    Shades of ’08. Hillary’s supporters are being “trolled” in a nasty way by Bernie’s, according to Bill and Hillary. Thus reminding me of how her ’08 supporters, who became known as PUMAs, acted toward Barack Obama supporters, when she lost the nomination. I’m waiting to hear there’s a “vast left-wing conspiracy,” next. Maybe it’s been said, already.

    I really do not respond well to people running for the highest office in the land, who have to whine to get their way or for things to change. Find a way to deal with it. Learn from the master, who just happens to be a fellow Democrat and our current President. For goodness sake, we’re not even through voting in our second state.

    Whining and near tears? Not a good look. Buck up.

    • 114 susanne
      February 8, 2016 at 11:56 pm

      Buck the hell up! ๐Ÿ™‚ Just another bit of evidence that nobody has had to deal with what PBO has had to deal with, and still he’s achieved so much more than any president in my lifetime. We can’t hope for, let alone expect, another peak experience. But surely the candidates can learn from him, and if they’d just wake up, they’d do better in the election as well as in office.

      • 115 jacquelineoboomer
        February 9, 2016 at 12:30 am

        Ahhh. So very, very true.

        Hope all is well with you, susanne! How’s your weather (dare I ask?)?

        • 116 susanne
          February 9, 2016 at 12:39 am

          Aloha Jacqueline! All is well here, though we’re having what we call ‘cold’ weather– 59 at night. That means a blanket on the bed, and in the daytime, socks with my rubber flip flops ๐Ÿ™‚ Hope you’re well, too โค

          • 117 jacquelineoboomer
            February 9, 2016 at 1:10 am

            One of my best friends lives in Florida, and when she tells me that kind of stuff, I always say “Poor baby.” Enjoy your “cold” weather!

    • 118 jacquelineoboomer
      February 9, 2016 at 12:22 am

      Good for Rachel. She more or less brought up this topic with Hillary tonight, which I just watched, and called out Hillary supporters for acting in a similarly nasty way as Bernie supporters. Fair’s fair. Works for me.

    • February 9, 2016 at 5:22 am

      You are so right, J’OB! You would think that by now, the Clintons would be so politically seasoned to realize that running for President requires the candidate to have a tough skin to fight against false and baseless accusations/attacks.

      • 122 jacquelineoboomer
        February 9, 2016 at 2:40 pm

        You would think. But NOOOOOOOOO. Bill is getting on my last nerve. Ha. Gotta get control of myself, I guess. ๐Ÿ™‚

  28. 123 amk for obama
    February 8, 2016 at 11:34 pm

    Mexican ex-president: No, we won’t pay for Trump’s ‘stupid wall’

    Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2016/02/how-does-mexico-feel-about-trump-wall-218946#ixzz3zdsTNLqW

  29. 127 jacquelineoboomer
    February 9, 2016 at 1:22 am

    Goodnight, TODville. Tomorrow is another day – of the Obama presidency! Yay!

  30. 128 99ts
    February 9, 2016 at 2:45 am

    I’m a grandma but have family pictures rather than those of famous folks in my house. Thus said, my grandma had a picture of QE II in pride of place in her living room. Guess that is the Commonwealth answer to pictures of Presidents ๐Ÿ™‚

  31. February 9, 2016 at 6:58 am

    • February 9, 2016 at 7:01 am

      Under New Hampshire state law, communities with fewer than 100 voters can get permission to open their polls at midnight and close them as soon as all registered voters have cast their ballots.

      Sanders won over all four Democratic voters in the tiny town of Dixville, while Kasich sneaked past Donald Trump, 3-2, among Republicans.

  32. February 9, 2016 at 7:41 am

    Thank yooooooooooooooooou Nerdy!!

    Moooooooorning everyone!

    http://theobamadiary.com/2016/02/09/early-bird-chat-661/


Comments are currently closed.

@POTUS

@BarackObama

@WhiteHouse

@FLOTUS

@MichelleObama

@PeteSouza

Enter your email address to receive notifications of new posts by email.

@TheObamaDiary

@NerdyWonka

RSS Obama White House.gov

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS WH Tumblr

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Steve Benen

  • NYC mayor: Itโ€™s time for mandates; itโ€™s the only way to protect our people
  • Why disinformation online is easy to produce and tough to regulate
  • 'Like being thirsty and not drinking,' doctor says of those opting out of vaccines
  • Rep. McCarthy calls Reps. Cheney, Kinzinger 'Pelosi Republicans'
  • House hearing on January 6 set to begin on Tuesday

Categories

Archives

Blog Stats

  • 43,058,530 hits
February 2016
M T W T F S S
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
29  

%d bloggers like this: