President Obama repeated a favorite theme Sunday – commemorating a historical event with a photo of himself.
Organizing for America marked the anniversary of Rosa Parks’ historic fight to end racial discrimination by tweeting a picture of Obama taking a seat at the front of the bus on which she sat, setting off a Twitter firestorm.
In a single moment 58 years ago today, Rosa Parks helped change this country. pic.twitter.com/C502SKfJnj
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) December 1, 2013
Never mind that the bus is inside a museum. Obama actually sat on the opposite side of where Parks took her famous seat, and the photo was taken in April 2012, after an event in Dearborn, Mich., according to Wikipedia.
— jon gabriel (@exjon) December 1, 2013
Finally, a historical rebuttal:
— IJReview (@ijreview) December 1, 2013
H/T: The Daily Caller