Barack Obama's Facebook Feed

The latest news from the president's profile.
Nov. 5 2010 6:15 PM

Barack Obama's Facebook Feed

Jon Stewart, the midterm elections, and Steny Hoyer's Halloween costume.

Jon Stewart created the event Rally To Restore Sanity and/or Fear.
Jon Stewart
Most diverse crowd ever!
Stephen Colbert
It's true. We have white hipsters from all 50 states.
CNN posted an album: "Youth of America"
Roger Ailes
SCHEDULING ALERT: FOX News will air hardcore porn from 7 am to 8pm on Tuesday.
Jon Stewart posted a note: "We Must Change Our Discourse."
Glenn Beck
You're right. You have shamed me ... into running for president!
Steny Hoyer tagged himself in a photo: "Halloween 2010!"
John Boehner
That is extremely offensive to my people.
The Children of America posted a note on Barack Obama's Wall: "Trick or treat?"
Barack Obama
Look, there are strong arguments for either side. On the one hand, a trick would be exciting, surprising, and we might even learn a thing or two. On the other, we can all agree on the tastiness of treats.
AMC posted a video: The Walking Dead.
Russ Feingold
I love zombies!
AMC
Huh? This is a campaign documentary.
Chris Coons posted a note: "My One-Night Stand With Christine O'Donnell."
Christine O'Donnell
What??
Chris Coons
You know, that time we talked. In that room.
Christine O'Donnell
That's called a debate.
Marijuana Policy Project created the group Vote YES on Prop 19 ... or Was It 17 ... Maybe 12?
Nancy Pelosi posted a note on Jesus' Wall: "I'll never ask for anything again if the Giants can win the World Series."
Jesus
Done.
Republicans tagged Democrats in a photo.
CNN posted an article: "GOP Seizes House!"
Eric Cantor
Ya'll just got foreclosed on.
Eric Cantor
Too soon?
John Boehner was tagged in a photo.
John Boehner
I'm sorry, it's just ... the partisan gridlock. It's ... so beautiful.
Pat Toomey, Rand Paul, John Boozman, and Mark Kirk left the group Throw the Bums Out! and joined the group Bums.
The Tea Party sent Democrats a Gift: Sharron Angle, Christine O'Donnell, and Ken Buck.
Lisa Murkowski created the group Murkowski Write-in Campaign!
Anchorage Daily News posted an article: "Alaska Elects Barbara Mikulski."
Barbara Mikulski
It is an honor to represent the states of Maryland and Alaska.
Meg Whitman posted an item on eBay:
Awesome Darth Vader speaker phone, great condition.
Minimum bid: $141 Million.
Barack Obama was tagged in a video: "We took a shellacking."
Random House, Penguin, Simon and Schuster, and Farrar, Straus and Giroux published a note: "Coming Soon: The Shellacking."
New York Times posted an article: "Bush Approved Water Boarding."
George W. Bush
Why wouldn't I?
Washington Post posted an article: "Kanye West 'Racist' Comment Low Point of Bush's Term."
Kanye West
My bad. Guest verse?
George W. Bush
Guest verse.
Rand Paul posted a note: "I Will Only Vote for a Bill If You Can Point to the Part of the Constitution that Gives Congress the Authority to Pass It."
Harry Reid
Section 8: "The Congress shall have the Power ... To make all Laws which shall be necessary."
Barack Obama sent John Boehner a Gift: The reins.
John Boehner sent Harry Reid a Gift: The reins.
Harry Reid sent Barack Obama a Gift: The reins.
Barack Obama
Sigh. OK.

Christopher Beam is a writer living in Beijing.

Chris Wilson is a Slate contributor.

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