Obama's Union Depot speech: Top tweets [VIDEO]

Not the Onion: This is a real quote.
Not the Onion: This is a real quote.

President Barack Obama outlined his ambitious transportation agenda during a speech this afternoon at St. Paul's Union Depot, and full video of his remarks are available on page three of this post.

But you'll have to read about what he actually said elsewhere. Instead, for your browsing pleasure, we bring you the ten most entertaining tweets we saw about Obama's Minnesota cameo:

10. Of course it went there

9. In some possible world

8. Well, some people do blame him for everything

7. St. Paul was in lockdown this morning as Lowertown prepared for the president

6. Some wanted Obama to take an active involvement in local transportation issues

(For the top five, click to page two.)

5. He's in Minnesota, so of course he's going to talk about potholes...

4. ... and the weather

3. Speaking of the weather, Obama probably wishes he could've sent a hologram of himself instead

2. Just like that Destiny's Child song:

1. Unfortunately, Obama headed back to D.C. before happy hour


And to watch video of Obama's speech, click to page three.


-- Follow Aaron Rupar on Twitter at @atrupar. Got a tip? Drop him a line at [email protected]

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