President Obama doesn't ignore his trolls

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President Obama Doesn't Ignore His Trolls

President Obama knows better than anyone that haters gonna hate.

POTUS sat down with Extra's Jerry Penacoli who thanked him for the Affordable Care Act which has allowed him to get treatment for his stage III melanoma — something he otherwise wouldn't have been able to afford.

Obama told Penacoli that hearing stories like his remind him that his administration has made a difference in people's lives — but he says he also hears from those who aren't so fond...and he doesn't ignore them.

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He told Penacoli, "I get ten letters a night out of 40,000 letters and emails and messages that we get, some of them are just saying thank you for something, some of them are saying you're an idiot... I try to address their concerns."

So much for not feeding the trolls.

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