|Ron Gardenhire (left); Terry Ryan (right)|
|In an unusual move, Gardy attended the press conference that served as his funeral as Twins manager.|
As with a relationship finally broken off long after it went stale and despite both parties' best efforts to save it, the reaction to Gardy's firing, generally speaking, was one of sad resignation. That didn't stop some people from doing their best to turn Twins fans' frowns upside down with 140-character quips, however. Below are the best tweets we saw about the Twins and their longtime skipper mutually deciding to move on.
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