Almost as enjoyable as Teddy’s first-ever victory in the Presidents Race were the reactions to the news on Twitter.
— John McCain (@SenJohnMcCain) October 3, 2012
Don’t tell anyone but Teddy was pounding the Cortisone shots at Duffy’s last night
— Duffy’s Irish Pub (@Duffysirishpub) October 3, 2012
— Adam Lyon (@johnadamlyon) October 3, 2012
Real question: When will #Teddying be code for succeeding at something you’ve previously failed at 500+ times?
— Alex Prewitt (@alex_prewitt) October 3, 2012
Congrats to Teddy for taking the torch from Alex Ovechkin during NHL lockout: achieving something great during a meaningless game#Nats
— GTOG Finesse (@GTOGFinesse) October 3, 2012
— Grant Paulsen (@granthpaulsen) October 3, 2012
Teddy’s losing streak lasted 538 games — or the number of votes in the the Electoral College. That’s so DC.
— Ben Goessling (@BenGoesslingPP) October 3, 2012
— Natl Park Foundation (@GoParks) October 3, 2012
— George Washington (@GWGeorge) October 3, 2012
— Chuck Schumer (@ChuckSchumer) October 3, 2012
Man I almost just started crying interviewing an 8 year old girl who skipped school today to watch Teddy. She was so happy
— Dan Steinberg (@dcsportsbog) October 3, 2012
And from the man himself…
I’m just getting warmed up! Time to get ready for the postseason! You ain’t seen nothing yet! The Rough Rider has arrived!
— Teddy Roosevelt (@Teddy26Nats) October 3, 2012
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