When you’re the President of the United States, almost anything seems possible, including breaking world records
That’s exactly what President Obama did on Monday, according to Guinness World Records. Obama, who signed up for his own Twitter account (@POTUS) two days ago, racked up 1 million followers in under 5 hours — a milestone that handily trumps previous record holder Robert Downey Jr., who accomplished the same feat just shy of 24 hours
Hello, Twitter! It’s Barack. Really! Six years in, they’re finally giving me my own account.