Twitter lit up on Thursday amid a New York Times report that President Barack Obama wishes he could “go Bulworth” — a reference to a movie featuring a senator, played by Warren Beatty, who speaks his mind regardless of political consequences.
Here’s what Twitter made of the presidential nod to the 1998 film:
- — Katrina vandenHeuvel (@KatrinaNation)Thu, May 16 2013 06:19:28I'd love to see Prez "going Bulworth"--An Onset of Woes Raises Questions on Obama Vision http://nyti.ms/145qRMy
- — Sam Youngman (@samyoungman)Thu, May 16 2013 05:28:15Somewhere this morning Warren Beatty was finally able to put a haunting mystery to rest: Who was the guy who saw Bulworth?
- — Josh Barro (@jbarro)Thu, May 16 2013 05:24:44Instead of fantasizing about "going Bulworth," Obama should call Cuomo and ask for tips on working with a legislature http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/16/us/politics/new-controversies-may-undermine-obama.html?smid=tw-share&_r=0&pagewanted=all …/us/…