Conservatives have fun with #MyAmericanDream

This photo showed up on President Obama’s Twitter feed Sunday.

It has everything, doesn’t it? The weathered-looking U.S. flag, an adorable kid, the impromptu, homemade sign. Political gold, baby!

Conservatives saw a golden opportunity, as well:

.@AceofSpadesHQ Time for #MyAmericanDream hashtag rumble after seeing this Dickensian waif represent BHO pic of the day

— ChampionCapua (@ChampionCapua) October 7, 2012

Faster than you can type a hashtag, the Twitterverse was off and running with a new game.

@TwitchyTeam A country of self-determined, hard-working, rational citizens who understand Liberty #MyAmericanDream

— ChampionCapua (@ChampionCapua) October 7, 2012

@ChampionCapua @aceofspadeshq "Please sir, I want some more." #MyAmericanDream

— Chrissy (@wildcat_media) October 7, 2012

#MyAmericanDream: A classroom w/o teachers in a union, so students can learn:

— JK (@heisjuicy) October 7, 2012

Give that tweeter an apple!

And more:

#MyAmericanDream does not include a second term for Barack Obama. #tcot #RomneyRyan2012

— Mark Caldwell (@Keys2funk) October 7, 2012

We're going to re-elect a man who has done more to save Big Bird than our Ambassador? #LetMeBeClear

— Savannah the Bossy (@thesavvy) October 7, 2012

@AceofSpadesHQ Looks like maybe a 57-star flag

— Data Dave (@DaveHimrich) October 7, 2012

This post is brought to you today by the letter A — as in apostrophe, as in the one that’s missing from this sign. Guess the writer (perhaps one of the child’s parents?) was absent the day the Muppets taught that lesson. In this kid’s case, Big Bird might be a better teacher, after all.

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