This morning, around 3:28 a.m. EST, subscribers to Presidential candidate Barack Obama's text messages received the ultimate announcement – that Obama had finally selected a running mate. His choice? Joe Biden, a senator from Delaware. Although the news was leaked as early as 2:00 a.m. EST, few members of the Twittersphere had anything to say about it. Instead, their reactions were based on Obama's selection of Biden.
From Denmark, Svanes was disappointed with Obama's choice:
crianp in Ireland, reluctantly accepted the news:
American ariherzog understands why non-Americans are following along:
grbrit, a Briton living in Michigan, admits the need to bone up on Biden facts:
Finally, Canadian andrewkinnear jokes about what many Obama SMS subscribers have been thinking: