Last night over drinks, two friends in Washington D.C. decided to create a Tumblr based on a picture of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton texting on her Blackberry. Today, that Tumblr and the image of Hillary Clinton texting like a non-chalant ninja of international diplomacy – is everywhere.
Stacy Lambe and Adam Smith, both DC-based communications professionals, are the masterminds behind Texts from Hillary. Lambe told Yahoo! today that the Tumblr “… is meant to be a compliment to Hillary. Hopefully, everyone gets that.”
I love that it is at once silly, political, bi-partisan and really funny. Buzzfeed called it the best meme of the political season to date while The Atlantic calls it “a perfect fusion of irony and respect”.
Check out 7 of the funniest and click over to Texts from Hillary for the whole set, with more showing up all the time.
Someone get me a Diet Coke. 1 of 7I have work to do.
Do you need a tissue? 2 of 7Poor guy. It was just a joke.
Remember this guy? 3 of 7The aptly named Anthony Weiner.
Sorry Condi. 4 of 7They look better on me.
It’s the Vice President again. 5 of 7He's a big f*cking deal.
It’s 3am 6 of 7She's got it. Go back to sleep.
Seriously? 7 of 7Sigh...
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