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True Dough

(16,881 posts)
Tue Dec 26, 2017, 08:57 AM Dec 2017

Obama Xmas tweet far more popular than Trump Xmas tweet

For all you non-Twitter types, this stuff is just silly, I'm sure. But the beauty of it is that you have to know it drives Don the Con CRAZY to know that his Christmas message is being overshadowed by his much greater predecessor!

President Donald Trump tweeted a video wishing viewers a “MERRY CHISTMAS!!!” on Monday morning, but a photo that his predecessor, Barack Obama, tweeted a couple hours later was far more popular.

In his tweet, Trump said he and first lady Melania Trump were “delighted to wish America and the entire world a very merry Christmas.” As of late afternoon on Monday, Trump’s tweet had received more than 128,000 likes and more than 34,000 retweets.

Obama’s tweet—a picture of him with his wife and two daughters, standing in front of five adorable children—with the caption, “We wish you joy and peace this holiday season,” got more than 724,000 likes and more than 149,000 tweets.

Trump has 45.1 million followers, less than half of Obama’s 98.2 million.


http://www.newsweek.com/obama-merry-christmas-tweet-more-popular-trumps-happy-holidays-758890



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Obama Xmas tweet far more popular than Trump Xmas tweet (Original Post) True Dough Dec 2017 OP
Of course. Who wants to read "Derp, derp, derp" from Orange Julius? muntrv Dec 2017 #1
The thing is half of drumpfs followers are russian bots. lark Dec 2017 #2
Point taken! Stellar Dec 2017 #3
Almost everything about trump is fake. calimary Dec 2017 #9
Obama has FAKE FOLLOWERS! JustABozoOnThisBus Dec 2017 #4
Are you missing a sarcasm smiley? lark Dec 2017 #6
Not needed, I believe everyone on DU gets it. After all, it's 45* we're talking about. groundloop Dec 2017 #11
It was obvious for most of us! nnt USALiberal Dec 2017 #13
I did think about going back to add one, ... JustABozoOnThisBus Dec 2017 #14
Half of tRump's followers are bots! N/T DippyDem Dec 2017 #5
How many of Trump's likes came from bogus Russian accounts? lpbk2713 Dec 2017 #7
Trump's Xmas Tweet claims he loves the Pope cuz Pope is as humble as he himself is greatly humble. L. Coyote Dec 2017 #8
Chistmas? Mendocino Dec 2017 #10
What a nice postcard to us all. :) Hortensis Dec 2017 #12

calimary

(80,137 posts)
9. Almost everything about trump is fake.
Tue Dec 26, 2017, 11:43 AM
Dec 2017

He’s a salesman and a CON artist who’s heavily into projection. Every time he whines about “fake news” is a tip-off to his own deep-seated phoniness.

JustABozoOnThisBus

(23,231 posts)
4. Obama has FAKE FOLLOWERS!
Tue Dec 26, 2017, 09:45 AM
Dec 2017

Illegal alien followers.

Trump has many many more followers, is followers is huge, let me tell you.

JustABozoOnThisBus

(23,231 posts)
14. I did think about going back to add one, ...
Tue Dec 26, 2017, 01:13 PM
Dec 2017

... then got distracted by something or other. But, seriously, I have no idea who has more followers on Twitter or who has more friends on Facebook.

I'm just hoping our dear president is having a fine day on the golf course, instead of doing real damage.

L. Coyote

(51,129 posts)
8. Trump's Xmas Tweet claims he loves the Pope cuz Pope is as humble as he himself is greatly humble.
Tue Dec 26, 2017, 11:01 AM
Dec 2017

NO THIS ISN"T SATIRE:





Hortensis

(58,785 posts)
12. What a nice postcard to us all. :)
Tue Dec 26, 2017, 12:08 PM
Dec 2017

For the Trump-obsessed who somehow missed it, here our guys are again:




Next Christmas BOTH those girls both are going to top me by a head.
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