Jim Graves pulls out: Top 10 tweets
|Riskiness aside, many think Graves should've stayed in there.|
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Of course, most Republicans were never particularly fond of Graves to begin with, so Big Spendin' Jim found himself in the unenviable position of taking Twitter body blows from both sides of the aisle.
Here, for your reading pleasure, are the 10 best 140-character jabs we saw.
@tomscheck Jim Graves spks actually said it was a "grave" decision for him. Bad pun of the week.-- Tom Lyden (@LydenFOX9) May 31, 2013
Some GOP statewide candidate: "Hey, today would be a GREAT day to announce!"-- David Brauer (@dbrauer) May 31, 2013
Question: had Jim Graves won last year, would he have quit without taking office? #mnleg-- Bill Glahn (@billglahn) May 31, 2013
Tho not a Bachmann fan, Graves motivation in running for Congress questionable. One should run out of a desire to serve, not oust incumbent.-- John Hultquist (@JohnHultquist1) May 31, 2013