Also, Barack Obama opened for Lady Gaga. Tells you the order of the universe.—
Jeremy Cohen (@Weebot) January 23, 2013
Twitter is abuzz with photos of Lady Gaga performing at tonight’s inaugural ball for White House staff. Yes, you read that correctly. Lady Gaga is being allowed to perform at an official White House function. It was a private event, which kept the press from going gaga over the musical entertainment. In other news, Hell’s first outdoor skating rink will have its grand opening next week.
What is the world coming to?
And finally, the crowning indignity:
No, Tony, no! Resist the dark side! You must!
The performance seems to have gone over well with the White House staff, who are solidly in Gaga’s demographic.
Obama: "The average age here is probably around 20 something. And that’s only because I’m here, which brings the average age up, quite a bit—
Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) January 23, 2013
If this is any indication, we’re in for a long four years.