Twitter: Obama follower of @Ihaten**gers

Twitter: Obama follower of @Ihaten**gers

[Ed. note: Keep your friends close but your enemies closer?]

President Obama’s verified Twitter account is one of only 94 followers of a Twitter account called @Ihaten**gers. On top of that, President Obama was somehow the very first account to follow the offensive account.

The account features a black and white profile photo of Al Jolson in blackface and links to IHateN**gers.com, which doesn’t appear to be active.

The president’s verified account is followed by almost 40 million people and follows back 655,993 others.

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