Vikings unveil stadium design: Top 10 tweets
|Some think it looks suspiciously like a giant vagina. Others think it's just ugly.|
THE BACKSTORY: New Vikings stadium design revealed [IMAGES]
So yeah, in general, folks weren't thrilled to learn that the east end of downtown will soon be occupied by a structure that looks like an invading alien community's space ship.
Here's our list of 10 of the funniest local tweets posted as renderings of the new stadium circulated around the internet.
9. And the award for the most clever tweet goes to...
Anybody else think the Vikings' stadium looks like a landing craft from the planet Zircon?-- Colin Covert (@colincovert) May 14, 2013
8. What was wrong with the old retractable?
.@keull the new Vikings Stadium design is more Weisman than Heisman-- Susan Closmore (@sclosmore) May 14, 2013
7. Earlier in the evening, Collin described the stadium design as "A 3D Vagina," and after taking a second look... boy, he's either onto something or he's on something.
#Vikes HKS architect says glass is the new retractable. Like saying Ryan Leaf was the new Johnny Unitas.-- Ron Rosenbaum (@Ron_Rosenbaum) May 14, 2013
6. Some looked at the renderings and saw things other than vaginas:
"It's Vikings vs Packers at The Vulvadome here in Minneapolis."-- Ben Collin (TTBB) (@bennyc50) May 14, 2013
The more I look at the new stadium the more it looks like REI in Bloomington...-- Dan Cole (@CommonManKFAN) May 14, 2013