1. Twitter's the social network where the average Joe can instantly see a tweet about a celeb’s freshly blended health-juice-smoothie-thing right next to breaking news or first-hand accounts from a war zone.
  2. But then, sometimes it's used for partisan banter. Take, for instance, this tweet from Speaker John Boehner’s account earlier today.
  3. Notice anything missing?
  4. It didn’t take long for Democratic Rep. Dan Kildee to take full advantage of the (missing) opportunity.
  5. Other Democrats quickly followed suit with their own suggestions.
  6. Not to be outdone, Speaker Boehner flipped it around, thanking House Democrats for bringing more attention to his "plan". Nice use of the emoji Mr. Speaker.
  7. If only lawmaking were as simple as 140 characters or less.