Twenty-five years ago today, President Ronald Reagan famously asked Mikhail Gorbachev, former president of the Soviet Union, to tear down the Berlin Wall and free the people from Communism. The Wall fell a couple years later.

Reactions from the Twitterverse:

https://twitter.com/bounceceo/status/212623168261730304

https://twitter.com/AlexRicci13/status/212604306866700288

And from the Obama camp so far?

*crickets*