This one is just for fun. Put down that pitchfork and have a chuckle. The Obama tech team, as spotted by the inimitable BuzzFeed, have put together a rather decent Easter egg in the code of their own website. First, the well-known Obama image:

And now, the lovely ASCII version from the site:

Want to see it for yourself? Just head to, right click, and hit ‘view source.’ That might not work on Macs. Figure it out for yourself.

It’s a simple, small thing, but it does feel nice to see that our politicians, or at least their staff, are not as un-savvy as we might expect. Let’s just hope he doesn’t call it, ‘the tweeter.’