If unwittingly offending people is a rite of passage on Twitter, then Obama already checked that box. He followed almost every Chicago sports team, but left out the Cubs, probably because he’s a White Sox fan. But the baseball team still took it as an affront:
And of course the White Sox just had to rub it in:
Others sought follow backs from the president’s new personal account:
Then, of course, there were the hot takes on WHAT DOES IT MEAN that Obama didn’t follow Hillary Clinton? But he did follow her husband, who had but one question for the sitting president.
And Obama responded.
Well played, Mr. Presidents.