I had almost forgotten about this annoying habit of our former Narcissist in Chief.
No matter who the person being remembered, the only way Barack Obama knows how to pay his respects is by publishing pictures of himself. Here he seems to be simultaneously boasting about having met Stephen Hawking and implying that Stephen Hawking’s stature is somehow made greater from having once been in the same room as Obama.
Have fun out there among the stars. pic.twitter.com/S285MTwGtp
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) March 14, 2018
Remember when he honored Rosa Parks?
In a single moment 58 years ago today, Rosa Parks helped change this country. pic.twitter.com/C502SKfJnj
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) December 1, 2013
"Let us carry his legacy forward." —President Obama on President John F. Kennedy, born 98 years ago today pic.twitter.com/6lvHCwe9qW
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) May 29, 2015
Or Muhammad Ali.
He shook up the world, and the world's better for it. Rest in peace, Champ. pic.twitter.com/z1yM3sSLH3
— President Obama (@POTUS44) June 4, 2016
Here's to The King who was as extraordinary on the links as he was generous to others. Thanks for the memories, Arnold. pic.twitter.com/UlyfpIBOL2
— President Obama (@POTUS44) September 26, 2016
Golfing AND narcissism in one tweet.
One sure way to know someone’s life made an impact is whether Obama mentioned them while posting a selfie.