Amendment 64 passes: Top fifteen Twitter reactions
The passage of Amendment 64, the Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol Act, led to a social media explosion, with notables such as Lady Gaga and Big Boi weighing in via Twitter. But lotsa lesser-knowns (plus more ringers) got their tweet on, too. We've collected our fifteen faves -- some serious, some wacky, some featuring jokes about pitcher Tim Lincecum, seen here. Check them out below.
Now that Marijuana is legalized in Colorado, the state looks like this: twitter.com/AlanHungover/s...
— Alan Garner (@AlanHungover) November 7, 2012
Colorado legalizes Marijuana --Papa Johns, Pizza Hut & Domino's Pizza expect a huge spike in revenue.
— Jay Paterno (@JayPaterno) November 7, 2012
Breaking: Colorado Buffaloes now #1 in recruiting with 20 five stars after legalization of marijuana was passed
— Jayson Swain (@JaysonSwain) November 7, 2012
Colorado legalized marijuana... Let's see how long until every state does.
— Bo Coats (@Bo_Coats) November 7, 2012
No one can move to Colorado without being accused of going there for marijuana now lol.
— Haleigh Shrock ⚓ (@haleighrashea) November 7, 2012
— MLB Memes (@MLBMeme) November 7, 2012
The Colorado Marijuana sellers are dropping their first tv commercial tomorrow. It's Clint Eastwood talking to an empty chair.
— Michael Sugar (@SugarMichael) November 7, 2012
Colorado has legalized marijuana! My bags are packed, the chain on my bike is oiled, and I am ready for a new adventure!
— Not Bill Walton (@NotBillWalton) November 7, 2012
Recreational use of marijuana is now legal in Colorado and Washington. . . East coast, that's a bandwagon you need to jump on. *drops mic*
— Bry'Nt (@BryNtMusic) November 7, 2012
— ColoradoGirlProblems (@303GirlProblems) November 7, 2012
Colorado voted in recreational use of marijuana. Looks like the Mile High City is gonna be even higher.
— Senior Pains '13 (@SeniorPains) November 7, 2012
Congrats to the people in Colorado & WA from passing legalizing marijuana for recreational use.. Should of been on the Ballot in CA
— B-Real Cypress Hill (@B_Real420) November 7, 2012
Peyton Manning invested in Papa John's in Colorado right before Marijuana is legalized...They don't call him an anticipator for no reason.
— Christopher Hansen (@ChrisHansenNFL) November 7, 2012
Colorado and Washington have both legalized recreational marijuana. I'll smoke to that!
— Medical Jane ™ (@Medical_Jane) November 7, 2012
Thank god Colorado just legalized marijuana. It is the only thing that will help me get through the next 4 years.
— Tweet Fail (@tweet_fail) November 7, 2012
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