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|Subject: Funniest post-debate tweets||Date: 10/4/2012 9:23 AM|
|Author: Tuni||Number: 156061 of 177192|
(CNN) -- With its wonky arguments about taxes and health care, Wednesday's presidential debate may not have been the most riveting 90 minutes of the 2012 campaign.
But the faceoff between President Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney produced no shortage of humor on Twitter, where observers cracked jokes about everything from Romney's perceived swipe at "Sesame Street's" Big Bird to Jim Lehrer's passive moderating style.
Here are 25 of of CNN's favorite debate-related tweets:
"Linnéa Sandström ?-- Romney has a bigger US flag pin than Obama. The debate is over? #debates
Storify: Jim Lehrer, the silent moderator
Sarah Littman ?-- Mitt: "I like coal" Poor people will find it in their stockings if I am President. #debates
Rachel Lichtman -- So far the only Zingers are in Chris Christie's glove compartment. #debates
Amy Walter ?-- "Um, I was told there would be no math." #snl #debates
Marc Lombardi ?-- The debate would be much more interesting & informative if a buzzer went off every time an untrue statement was made. #debates
Indecision ?-- Things we've learned Mitt Romney likes: coal, Big Bird, Jim Lehrer.
Kathleen Madigan -- So far, this is as exciting as lunesta. Which I love. #mockthevote
Aaron Blitzstein ?-- "It's time for my second question." - Jim Lehrer at 3pm tomorrow
Indecision ?-- This campaign to re-elect Bill Clinton is going really well. #debates
Mo Mandel ?-- This is the worst SNL skit of all time. #debates
Tara Ariano ?-- Frankly, neither candidate is working hard enough to land the immigrant feminist small business owner non-voting socialist vote. #debate
Fired Big Bird -- If you don't vote Obama, Mitt Romney is going to be eating me by the end of November. Show your support. #BigBird2012
Dave Weigel -- This is like watching a tax law professor debate an investment advice infomercial host
Silent Jim Lehrer -- ...I...so, I...guys...
Nisha Chittal ?-- where is the orchestra from the Emmys when you need them! #debates
Crystal Bruce -- Whoever dances off stage horse riding style to Open Gangnam --- wins! #debates2012
Doug Benson -- 14 minutes until we can all go back to preferring the candidate we liked when the debate started. #debate
Are You Italian? ?-- The debates in my house are much louder. #2012debate"
Read them all at: http://www.cnn.com/2012/10/04/tech/social-media/debate-funni...
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