We aren’t sure why, but for some reason President Obama and the Democrats keep creating and promoting hashtags despite the fact that conservatives inevitably take over the hashtags in order to mock them. This time the hashtag is #Gen44, and was meant to be a place where young Obama supporters expressed their admiration for him. Instead conservatives are dominating the hashtag with tweets that criticize the President and some of his most naive supporters.
Here are the best #Gen44 tweets.
Because being a brainless lemming is easy. Critical thinking is hard. #Gen44
— Brandon Kiser (@Kiser) March 25, 2012
— Dan McLaughlin (@baseballcrank) March 25, 2012
— أمريكا المحتلة (@cbrecluse) March 25, 2012
Whining beats working. #Gen44
— John Leschen (@johnleschen) March 25, 2012
Because we are all victims. #Gen44
— KevinIvey (@KevinPIvey) March 25, 2012
#gen44 We don't stand for anything so we'll fall for everything!
— Sixchain (@sixchained) March 25, 2012
Because my understanding of the word "choice" only extends to aborting my child #Gen44
— LittleMissRightie (@LilMissRightie) March 25, 2012
#Gen44 Because those who can't do, teach. And those who teach law students become president.
— Bill Zeiser (@BillZeiser) March 25, 2012
#Gen44 Being told what to do is much easier than thinking for yourself.
— No One Important (@singingherpes) March 25, 2012
#Gen44 because I'm too lazy to succeed on my own talents. Now hand over my free stuff!
— MarkC (@mcassill) March 25, 2012
#Gen44: because every good non-racist knows that ATMs and airport kiosks kill jobs while unemployment benefits and food stamps create them!
— Kevin Eder (@keder) March 25, 2012
#gen44 Vote for Barack Obama, because he's an underachiever just like you!
— Sam Valley (@SamValley) March 25, 2012
— H Kitty (@hellocatrine) March 25, 2012
#Gen44 Sure the economy sucks, but the drum circle sector is booming!
— jon gabriel (@exjon) March 25, 2012
#gen44: Because this time I want Obama to win all 57 States
— Sharon Broadie (@SBroadie) March 25, 2012
Because my political conformity shows what an individual I am #Gen44
— DrewMTips (@DrewMTips) March 25, 2012
#Gen44 Because I believe the largest economy the world has ever known can be run on solar panels, windmills and algae.
— drew (@FigDrewton) March 25, 2012
#Gen44 A Chevy Volt in every garage.
— Brian Schutt (@bschutt) March 25, 2012
#Gen44 IM IN UR HASHTAG EATIN UR YOOTH MARKETINGZ
— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) March 25, 2012