Obama Starts a Tumblr. Asks the Trolls to Please Keep Thing Polite

The President started a Tumblr today, another arrow in the old social media quiver leading into the 2012 campaign.

According to his Hello, World post, “We’d like this Tumblr to be a huge collaborative storytelling effort—a place for people across the country to share what’s going on in our respective corners of it and how we’re getting involved in this campaign to keep making it better.” Read More


  1. I’m not sure I agree with your Steve Jobs quote. Yes, you need to state your opinions and aspirations clearly in order to lead effectively, but I admire the fact that President Obama tries not to offend people. It’s a quality I appreciate.