Heckuva job, Barry! Obama ‘signs’ fiscal cliff bill from Hawaii via Autopen sparking auto-mockery

Zing! As Twitchy reported, President Obama headed back to finish up his fancy pants Hawaiian vacation at an additional cost to taxpayers and without signing the oh-so-urgent fiscal cliff crapwich bill. Last night, use of the Autopen was authorized. Journalist Mark Knoller tweets out some background.

https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286702388297998337

https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286705519224299520

https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286703281932210176

https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286706714655469569

https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286707654737408000

https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286708336852873220

https://twitter.com/markknoller/status/286708702508097536

Empty chair, empty pen, same difference!

https://twitter.com/rickklein/status/286791237191749633

Know what would be even cheaper, Rick? Not flying back to Hawaii.

Twitter, of course, was prescient.

https://twitter.com/derekahunter/status/286530989189115904

https://twitter.com/brendanloy/status/286317162266783745

Once it was confirmed, the hilarity ensued.

https://twitter.com/baseballcrank/status/286708910902099968

https://twitter.com/vadum/status/286705824032768000

https://twitter.com/GOPrincess/status/286591066063392768

https://twitter.com/EHYH2010/status/286812401905573890

https://twitter.com/IAMMGraham/status/286804486381527040

https://twitter.com/AiPolitics/status/286744228065865728

https://twitter.com/RBPundit/status/286702282475720704

https://twitter.com/Chrissys067/status/286812025319981057

https://twitter.com/CatsPolitics/status/286720542646628352

https://twitter.com/nfg2u/status/286808947053170688

Or at least a Twitter account! Wait … ask, and ye shall receive: Twitter delivers with @The_Autopen!

https://twitter.com/RBPundit/status/286591342627389440

https://twitter.com/ThePantau/status/286497379924967424

There is hope yet?

https://twitter.com/JimmyWWalker/status/286812026385346560

And, win.

https://twitter.com/ExJon/status/286706526410924032

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