A few months back, Garry Trudeau penned a detailed transcript of Doonesbury correspondent Roland Hedley's coverage of the early spring meeting of the G-20 in London. (And a follow-up visit to Baghdad.) It ran in the New Yorker. Seemed appropriate to plug it -- or a few of the more amusing tweets -- while the G-20 is hanging out in Pittsburgh.
Idea for iPhone app: You launch it and YOUR GODDAM PLANE DOESN’T HAVE TO DROP 3,000 FEET TO AVOID MIDAIR COLLISION! I’d pay $2.99 for that. 7:31 A.M. Mar 31st
Just for the record, in my storied career, I have touched 16 heads of state, all above the waist, and been detained only once. 6:03 P.M. Apr 2nd
@ Camp Victory w. FLOTUS. Michelle rocking body armor, but no fashion face-off w. Mrs. Maliki, who may not even exist. 9:40 P.M. Apr 7th
FLOTUS rips off Kevlar to show bare arms to 30 startled Iraqi schoolgirls bused in from Syrian refugee camp. 9:43 P.M. Apr 7th