Today, political types experienced déja vu and marveled at Al Sharpton’s weight loss. Here’s our roundup of the day’s best Tweets from the campaign trail.
According to Buzzfeed’s Andrew Kaczynski, Newt Gingrich is very impressed with Al Sharpton’s figure.
Newt Gingrich tells Al Shaprton he is awe struck about how much weight he has lost.—
Andrew Kaczynski (@BuzzFeedAndrew) June 12, 2012
TV appearances by Mr. Gingrich and Rick Santorum gave Politico’s Jennifer Epstein a bad case of déja vu.
looks like three months ago: Gingrich on one channel, Santorum on another—
Jennifer Epstein (@jeneps) June 12, 2012
Reuters reporter Sam Youngman took note of a connection between the location of a Mitt Romney fundraiser in Florida and an infamous sports scandal.
Romney's fundraiser is in the same hood where Tiger was trapped in his SUV after hitting hydrant. Saintly (ex)wife freed him with an iron—
Sam Youngman (@samyoungman) June 12, 2012
Senator John McCain hoped his Tweets about the Farm Bill would elicit a wide variety of emotions from readers.
Coming tomorrow: I'll tweet Top 10 pork projects in the #FarmBill - you won't know whether to laugh or cry!—
John McCain (@SenJohnMcCain) June 12, 2012
Lastly, this one is from yesterday, but it is just too good not to include. California Congressman Darrell Issa is apparently a Sex Pistols fan.
@BillTrack50 I'm only pro anarchy of it's "Anarchy in the UK"—
Darrell Issa (@DarrellIssa) June 11, 2012