Twitter Warms Up Before SOTUBy: Mike Tuttle - January 24, 2012
President Obama’s annual State of the Union address will be tonight at 9:00 PM. You can watch enhanced broadcasts of it online at http://www.whitehouse.gov/state-of-the-union-2012
Before the first word is uttered, people are taking to the Twitters in anticipation.
BREAKING: Obama to Open State of the Union Address by Thanking God for Newt Gingrich #SOTU
— Andy Borowitz (@BorowitzReport) January 24, 2012
Obama announces at SOTU he is resigning to pursue dream of playing goal for the Boston Bruins?
— The Gurgling Cod (@TheGurglingCod) January 24, 2012
I just got briefed a little on SOTU, in a rare moment of outreach from WH communications team. Get some caffeine ready: thebea.st/AxCpF1
— Andrew Sullivan (@sullydish) January 24, 2012
It occurred to me that watching Obama’s SOTU address is wholly unnecessary. He hasn’t had a new talking point in two years.
— Brady Cremeens (@brady_cremeens) January 24, 2012
If Obama admin. is so certain of re-election, why are they making HUGE, seismic shifts to the CENTER? Wait until SOTU. You’ll hear just how!
— Tim Palmer (@TheSalsa_Guy) January 17, 2012
Carney on SOTU: “There will be plenty of things within the speech that you will consider new and newsworthy.”
— Shawna Thomas (@ShawnaNBCNews) January 17, 2012
Don’t have time to watch #SOTU address. Can someone tell me later how much money I owe for the new programs that will be announced, thanks.
— Kenneth Gogel (@Ken_Gogel) January 24, 2012
If you’re going to watch the SOTU speech tonight and expect enlightenment, I’m willing to bet you believe in Santa Claus and the tooth fairy
— RodGermany (@RodGermany) January 24, 2012
Obama’s speech guaranteed to divide people into groups and pit them against one another bc he has no record to stand on #SOTU
— Brian Phillips (@SenLeeComs) January 24, 2012
Hang on, is tonight going to be as weird as last year? Who plays the role of Lady Who Doesn’t Know Where The Camera Is? #sotu
— Lauren G (@geeoharee) January 24, 2012