Political conventions in 2012 so far have seen a number of fiery speeches delivered by Republicans. But, Democrats are definitely taking it to another level. Another day at the Democratic National Convention and this time we see former President Bill Clinton offering a rousing endorsement of President Barack Obama in his speech.
Watch Bill Clinton’s DNC full speech:
By garnering nearly 22,000 tweets per minute Twitter did cast a vote of ‘yes’ for President Barack Obama following the fiery speech from the Democrat No. 1.
Here is a tweet compilation of the way media and celebrities reacted to his speech.
The Time magazine (@TIME) tweeted:
Reuters Top News Twitter account (@Reuters) posted a tweet saying:
Even though no celebrity was bigger than Bill Clinton at the Democratic National Convention, celebs from Hollywood did tweet in response to the former Commander in Chief. One of such enthusiasts was Olivia Wilde (@oliviawilde) who tweeted:
Bill, lookin good. #veganfox— olivia wilde (@oliviawilde) September 6, 2012
Comedian Chris Rock tweeted (@chrisrockoz):
Bill Clinton is up there teaching. Listen up young ppl. 66 years old with no wrinkles. You better listen to EVERYTHING this man has to say!!— Chris Rock (@chrisrockoz) September 6, 2012
Singer and song writer Chan Marshall also known as (@CATPOWER) tweeted:
DAMN BILL.CLINTON IS BAAAAAACKKKKKKK!!!!!— chan marshall (@CATPOWER) September 6, 2012
American author and director Bob Balaban (@BobBalaban) also tweeted in favor of Clinton:
I am cheering everything Bill Clinton is saying and I don't think I've ever heard a better speech.— Bob Balaban (@BobBalaban) September 6, 2012
With the Democratic National Convention making regular Twitterati and in effect, Twitter go crazy, the level of excitement for the final day of speeches has reached new heights. Democrats are definitely redefining the tradition of political conventions in US!