Michelle Obama Joins the Twitterverse ... via CNN Reporter’s Account

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"[F]rom flotus: 'here at dinner this is officially my first Tweet. i am looking forward to some good laughs from the potus and jay'" —First Lady Michelle Obama’s first tweet, sent from CNN reporter Ed Henry’s iPhone at the White House Correspondents Association Dinner Saturday night. Obama waited to get clearance from both White House press secretary Robert Gibbs and the president before she agreed to go ahead with it. Henry says when he handed Obama the iPhone she asked "How do you type on this?" [CNN]