President Obama is showing off how he’s cool and hip with what the young people are doing – he’s holding a virtual townhall meeting from the Facebook headquarters on Wednesday. He says it’s to talk about the economy, but it’s taking place on the stoner holiday of 4/20. This should go well, right?
The official Facebook page describes it thusly:
President Barack Obama will hold a special “Facebook Live” townhall to connect with Americans across the country.
WHERE & WHEN IT’S HAPPENING
Well, everywhere! The event at Facebook’s headquarters, with CEO Mark
Zuckerberg & COO Sheryl Sandberg, will be live streamed for anyone
to watch. Just come back here at the right time: Wednesday, April 20 @
1:45pm PDT / 4:45pm EDT. Unless invited to attend in person, …please do not show up at Facebook HQ. You can watch and participate via the event’s live stream.
WHAT IT’S ABOUT
Obama will connect with Americans across the country to discuss the
tough choices we must all make in order to put our economy on a more
responsible fiscal path, while still investing in areas like innovation
that will help our economy grow and make America more competitive.
HOW YOU CAN PARTICIPATE
will be selecting questions for President Obama to answer during the
event. Submit questions now by posting them right here, on this event’s
wall. As an alternative, you may submit a question via
Will you be attending?