Speaker Of The House John Boehner Mocked For Orange Color At SOTU

Wed, January 29, 2014 10:43am EST by 7 Comments
John Boehner Orange

Is John Boehner a tan-orexic? He showed off his incredibly deep tan during President Obama’s State Of The Union address on Jan. 29. Keep reading to see the reaction online!

John Boehner wasn’t as orange at the 2014 SOTU as he has been in past years, but he was still incredibly tan, especially compared to the pale-skinned Vice President Joe Biden. Viewers sounded off on Twitter — see some of the funniest tweets of the night below!

John Boehner Is Orange — Shows Off Tan Skin For State Of The Union 2014

His skin color has long been a topic of discussion. He told The Wall Street Journal in 2010: “I have never been in a tanning bed or used a tanning product.”

Um. I don’t believe you.

State Of The Union In 3 Minutes

Either way, people went to town on Twitter.

Twitter Reacts To John Boehner At The SOTU

Preeti @runwithskizzers tweeted on Jan. 29: “My roommate just called John Boehner “D*uche L’orange” and I can’t stop laughing. #sotu”

Madeleine Nessner made a perfect Mean Girls reference: “God, Karen. You can’t just ask John Boehner why he’s orange,” adding a pretty great photo.

@TrueBlueLiberal posted: “I’m not a fashion expert, but is the green tie John Boehner’s wearing really the right shade to go with his fresh coat of orange face paint?”

@LynnSosnoskie wrote: “Whether you are liberal or conservative, we can all agree that John Boehner is a strange shade of orange.”

See more tweets below:

What do you think of his tan at the State Of The Union, HollywoodLifers?

— Dory Larrabee

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