Top Tweets: Delayed votes add snark to election reporting
Last night was election night in Alabama and Mississippi, and with delayed votes in both states, it can bring out the snark in tweeters. Here’s a roundup of the best throughout the Twittersphere.
"Wait; what number comes after three?" #MississippiVoteCounting
— Frank J. Fleming (@IMAO_) March 14, 2012
Tonight, Romney should call his doctor right away if he has serious skin reactions. Dizziness or fainting may occur upon standing.
— Josh Greenman (@joshgreenman) March 14, 2012
I wonder if Romney will continue eating grits? #TasteoftheSouth
— Tracy Solomon (@tracysolomon) March 14, 2012
Newt Gingrich suffers the fate of most SEC East teams.
— Tony Fratto (@TonyFratto) March 14, 2012
Thank you Fox News, for being the only network with the courage to bring us up-to-the-minute Tebow coverage on election night.
— Frances Martel (@francesmartel) March 14, 2012
Unanswered question on CNN: Are these races "very, very tight"?
— Guy Benson (@guypbenson) March 14, 2012
Embedded at Spencer Baucus party, talking to voters as states busily don't count votes
— daveweigel (@daveweigel) March 14, 2012
Uncle Jerry says no one asked for ID at their precinct — so he let the dog and their bipolar cat vote, too.
— toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) March 14, 2012
SANTORUM LEADS BY 6 VOTES*. OMG IT'S CLOSE!!!! * with 5% reporting
— Nathan Wurtzel (@NathanWurtzel) March 14, 2012
These results are moving almost as slowly as the Jets offense.
— Philip Klein (@philipaklein) March 14, 2012
To inject a bit of reality:A dead cat with an R next to its name on Nov ballot would win in AL & MS 4 POTUS
— Larry Sabato (@LarrySabato) March 14, 2012
Starting to think GOP should run "Uncommitted" in November, have convention after that.
— Dan McLaughlin (@baseballcrank) March 14, 2012
Romney always does better in metro areas. In retrospect, he should have had one imported into MS.
— Political Math (@politicalmath) March 14, 2012