Belmont Stakes spurs Obama horse names!/hale_razor/status/211625973161005057

As Twitchy reported last night, Union Rags won the Belmont Stakes. Twitter users took the horse race as an opportunity to amuse themselves over another “horse race.” What happens when horse racing meets politics?

Union Rags? I smell #ObamaHorseNames hashtag game…. — @twitchyteam #tcot

— Chris Coon (@Coondawg68) June 9, 2012

And so #ObamaHorseNames bolted out of the gate, of course! The fun continued overnight and into this morning.

Leading From Behind #ObamaHorseNames

— Brent Teichman (@BrentTeichman) June 9, 2012

Shrinking Pie #ObamaHorseNames

— S. Fits (@Fitz1776) June 9, 2012

Mom Jeans #ObamaHorseNames

— Bossy Brat (@JGalt9) June 9, 2012

Typical White Person #ObamaHorseNames

— Rob Banks (@HustlerZ4) June 9, 2012

#ObamaHorseNames Corzine's Billions

— The Cracker Emcee (@Fenway_Nation) June 9, 2012

Shrinking Pie #ObamaHorseNames

— S. Fits (@Fitz1776) June 9, 2012

And I liked it. RT @BrentTeichman I Ate A Dog #ObamaHorseNames

— Teri Christoph (@TeriChristoph) June 9, 2012

#ObamaHorseNames Valerie Jarrett's Presidency

— Right Wing NutJob (@buszero) June 9, 2012

Participation Trophy #ObamaHorseNames

— Sam Valley (@SamValley) June 10, 2012

Blaming Saddles #ObamaHorseNames

— CajunDave (@CajunDave) June 9, 2012

#ObamaHorseNames Big Effing Deal #tcot

— Bring Us Liberty (@Lbty4all) June 10, 2012

Me, Myself, and I #ObamaHorseNames

— Sam Valley (@SamValley) June 10, 2012

Socialist Slew #ObamaHorseNames

— Josh Painter (I-TX) (@Josh_Painter) June 10, 2012

Last And Furious #ObamaHorseNames

— The_Monarch (@The_Monarch) June 10, 2012

#ObamaHorseNames One And Done

— Erica (@EricaRN4USA) June 10, 2012

Great Recession #ObamaHorseNames

— LowcarbNY (@LowcarbNY) June 10, 2012

If I Had A Horse It Would Look Like Mr. Ed #ObamaHorseNames

— The_Monarch (@The_Monarch) June 10, 2012

And when hashtags collide: Gold.

Pugs in a Blanket #ObamaHorseNames combined w #ObamaEatsDogs

— Tammy Bruce (@HeyTammyBruce) June 10, 2012

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