Obama Joins Tumblr, Knows There Will Be Trolls

President Barack Obama, or more accurately the campaign of President Barack Obama, has jumped into another form of social media by joining popular blogging platform Tumblr on Monday afternoon. In the first post, the Obama 2012 team explains that they…

Hank Williams Jr Gets Pulled By ESPN

Were you ready for some football last night? Did you miss hearing Hank Williams Jr start off ESPN’s Monday Night Football broadcast with is familiar “All My Rowdy Friends” theme song? Did you even notice the song was missing? Has…

President Obama is Now on Foursquare

Foursquare has officially attracted their biggest name yet, as the leader of the free world joined the service yesterday evening. No, President Obama won’t be battling people for mayorships, as this is an official White House account. I’m sure that’s…

White House Benefits From Twitter “Office Hours”

The recent debt debates have been fertile ground for an explosion of Twitter activity from those involved. Both parties, both houses of Congress and the executive branch have all stepped up their Twitter-game in order to rally support for their…

Obama, John Boehner Speeches Crash Congressional Websites

Last night, President Barack Obama and Speaker of the House John Boehner both delivered speeches outlining the state of negotiations surrounding the debt ceiling and the budget. And it appears that those speeches provoked people to flock to the websites…

Mark Halperin Calls Obama A Dick, Apologizes, Suspended Anyway

Today on Joe Scarborough’s daily program “Morning Joe,” MSNBC senior political analyst Mark Halperin did something that only the most vile, wicked, morally bankrupt person could do. Hide your kids, hide you wife – Halperin called President Obama a “dick”…

White House Announces First Twitter Town Hall With Obama

The White House has just announced via their official Twitter account that the first Twitter Town Hall with President Obama is starting today. Twitter users are being asked to submit questions to the President from now until July 6th. Just…

Osama Bin Laden’s Death: The Internet Reacts

The internet was the star of last night and this morning’s breaking news of Osama Bin Laden’s death.  People flocked to Twitter and Facebook to find out the latest and to express their feelings about the incredible story.  CNN.com crashed…