Put on some sad music to set the mood before continuing:
From the article:
The October letter marked at least the fourth time Mr. Obama has written Iran’s most powerful political and religious leader since taking office in 2009 and pledging to engage with Tehran’s Islamist government.
Mr. Khamenei never directly responded to the overtures, according to U.S. officials.
The mixture of mockery and embarrassment is something to behold:
— DCD (@DCDude1776) November 6, 2014
— Jay Zee (@JayRooTheDee) November 6, 2014
"Do you have golf courses there!?" MT @NoahPollak: Obama secretly wrote to the Iranian supreme leader at least 4 times & never got a reply
— ¡El Sooopèrr! ن c137 (@SooperMexican) November 6, 2014
— What’s Your Vector, Raptor (@PolitiRaptor) November 6, 2014
@redsteeze It would be comically perfect if the Ayatollah's lawyers sent him a C&D notice.
— Dr. Kankokage (@kankokage) November 6, 2014
Story of Obama's letters to Khamenei reminds me of this SNL skit: https://t.co/KxHEoStLOj
— (((AG))) (@AGHamilton29) November 6, 2014
Copies of the actual letters aren’t available, but it can’t hurt to speculate as to their contents:
RT @Cameron_Gray: Ayatollah:
Do you like me?
— Melissa Mackenzie (@MelissaTweets) November 6, 2014
This is probably one of the more accurate guesses: