Possibly the most severe burn in Twitter history right here

Know who you’re talking to before getting smug: A case study

Barack Obama dove into the midterm campaigning fray headfirst today, and the self-awareness pool was empty as usual.

Obama’s speech contained this:

The former president was encouraged to take it a step further:

Somebody thought this was a good comeback in defense of Obama:

This retort should be framed and hung on a wall in the Twitter Pwn Hall of Fame:

Yeah, I don’t think that person knew who he or she was talking to.

The moral of the story: Always know who you’re talking to before getting smug.

(h/t Twitchy)

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