President Obama and Katy Perry — Twitter BFFs?
The pop starlet and commander-in-chief exchanged some Twitter shout-outs on Sunday, after the “Firework” singer retweeted a post from Obama promoting his healthcare coverage plan.
— Barack ObamaBarack ObamaThe Hill's 12:30 Report Trump imposes freeze on federal hiring Trump signs executive actions on TPP, abortion, federal hiring freeze MORE (@BarackObama) August 26, 2013
If you're one of millions of young Americans w/out health insurance, you can get affordable coverage starting Oct. 1 http://t.co/1zEA5K9Ebl
After the tweet from Perry — whose single “Roar” from her soon-to-be-released album is ruling the charts — Obama responded with his own message:
The entertainer noted following Obama’s reply that tweeting with the president and delivering a knockout, boxing-inspired performance of “Roar” at the MTV Video Music Awards later that night was apparently all in a day’s work: