Loopty Lew: Twitter discovers Jack Lew signs his name with a Hostess squiggle; Update: ‘Sec. Lew’ joins Twitter

Ladies and gentlemen, President Obama’s pick for the next U.S. Treasury Secretary: The Hostess Squiggle.

https://twitter.com/NickHannula/status/289221697343721472

https://twitter.com/BigJohnandAmy/status/289340454854594560

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https://twitter.com/AnthonyBialy/status/289173675817721856

A tribute … or an omen? We know how things went with Hostess.

https://twitter.com/jpodhoretz/statuses/289385176100913152

http://twitter.com/PruPaine/statuses/289389630502105090

https://twitter.com/RustyCannon/status/289335096471863296

No need to focus on Jack Lew’s qualifications.

http://twitter.com/gatewaypundit/statuses/289395388392296448

What Twitter users really want to know is whether this curly, childlike scrawl could end up on our cash. The horror!

https://twitter.com/bhy75/status/289341422241464320

https://twitter.com/BillPasha/status/289371313657745408

https://twitter.com/cupsdaddy/status/289381254615416832

https://twitter.com/iamatiba/status/289358655537692673

But what does the signature say about Lew’s qualifications and how he’d handle the Treasury position?

https://twitter.com/Doc_0/statuses/289385162918227969

https://twitter.com/jimgeraghty/status/289356280504655872

https://twitter.com/TheAcsMan/status/289387958409248768

Shudder. File this one under “Questions Best Left Unasked”:

https://twitter.com/jimgeraghty/status/289384842389512192

But rest easy, it’s entirely possible Lew will change his squiggly sig for the nation’s currency (if he does indeed know how to form other letters).

https://twitter.com/Matthew_C_Klein/status/289075080129024000

Meanwhile, the Jack Lew signature? There’s an app for that.

https://twitter.com/bfouhy/statuses/289386273578295296

Update:

It had to happen: “Secretary Lew” joins Twitter.

https://twitter.com/SecJackLew/status/289398631390388227

https://twitter.com/SecJackLew/status/289398814715047936

https://twitter.com/SecJackLew/status/289401369478189057

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