“For those of you who were 18 and only three or four years old when I was elected, my name is Barack Obama. I am the 44th president of the United States, and I have the best jump in the history of the White House.”
That’s what Obama said when he opened the PSA for a new vote aimed at young voters. He followed it up with a script that covered a variety of mind-blowing topics designed to grab their attention, like HBO Happinessthe long wait for Rihanna’s next album and Pete Davidson’s dating life.
“I’ve been hearing a lot lately about how voting doesn’t solve things, and I can understand why you might think it won’t. Outer bands or Happiness Rihanna’s third season or new album is dropping faster than ever,” said Obama, who became much more visible ahead of the midterm elections. “It won’t make sending GIFs any less fun. Wait? GIFs are no longer interesting? Anyway, it won’t even help you understand the most complicated questions in the universe: Why do I know so much about Pete Davidson’s dating life? ”
Still, he said, voting will allow “you to have your say on the big issues, and it reinforces the incredible work you’ve done in the midst of elections to your leaders.” responsible.” He pointed to five issues that depend on the youth vote: women’s choice, gun safety, schools, immigration and climate. Among that list of problems, even Taylor Swift’s problem Midnight appeared in a cameo when the former president quipped, “Who knew there were so many secrets about the new Taylor Swift?”
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