August 28, 2014

Obama Fluff, Perfectly Suited

Twitter Nation distracted by president’s tan suit.

That was the headline on the WAPO post, but I beg to differ.  Obama’s summery change up was nothing short of a rescue. With ISIS, ebola, little girls taking out range instructors with Uzis and God-knows-what-else threatening to infiltrate Labor Day weekend, the Twittersphere was just desperate yesterday for a flight into mundanity, for some “light weight material.” And the President delivered handsomely. For a day at least, with Obama taking fashion incoming from every quip-meister with a keypad, the Twitterverse — desperate for distraction — was caught up in the winds of wardrobe.

(photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP – Getty. caption: This is a tan suit. It is being worn by President Barack Obama while he spoke in the White House Briefing Room Thursday.)

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