Twenty-four hours later, after Trump triumphed over rival Hillary Clinton nationwide (though not in Colorado), supporters of The Donald remain in a laughing mood. But those who opposed him have reacted to his victory with shock and dismay.
These varied reactions are reflected in our choices for the most memorable Colorado-related tweets about the presidential results — a mixture of pros and cons.
As you'll see, plenty of the tweeters make a connection between the Trump win and Colorado's passage of Proposition 106, a measure legalizing end-of-life options. In addition, there are numerous references to marijuana; clearly, some people think surviving the next four years will be easier if they're stoned the whole time.
Count down our top twenty picks below.
Colorado says yes to assisted suicide and Trump gives people a reason for it. https://t.co/FnJmK1BM04— Andrey Dunnigan (@nikonical) November 9, 2016
@TimGettys I feel Trump is good for the nation. Even though Colorado voted Hillary, Trump speaks more for my state.— Justin Marion (@JustinMarion8) November 9, 2016
Trump won stupid fucks, but what really pisses me off you Colorado Fucks voted to raise min wage! You stupid fucks!— Saul Blanco (@_el_ausente) November 9, 2016
IM ASHAMED THAT COLORADO WENT FOR CLINTON .HERE IN RURAL COL, WE WENT FOR TRUMP ! MUST BE THE IMPLANTS FROM CALIFORNIA THAT DID THAT !— Crusader (@RodgersColorado) November 9, 2016
I give up, world is going to shit so I'm moving to Colorado to get high and die by my own rights!!!! #f-u-trump— kb32738 (@kb32738) November 9, 2016
I joked a lot about Trump being President. I said, if he won, I'd move to Colorado and remain stoned for four... https://t.co/u5j8QrXWFr— Susan Nilon (@SusanNilon) November 9, 2016
Well, Trump won. Colorado legalized assisted suicide.. pic.twitter.com/qM7ECZxqTA— ????? (David) (@DaviddNakashian) November 9, 2016
I have a brother in Colorado, a sister in Boston, and a career to worry about. Forgive me if I can't find trump jokes and memes funny.— Khadija (@kadijabm) November 9, 2016
Continue to see our choices for the ten most memorable Colorado-related tweets in the wake of Donald Trump's election as president.