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Update 8:44 PM
Apparently the GOP is trying to defend Romney and attack Obama by pointing out actual usage of horses and bayonets by the military.  They are trying to change what Obama actually said "we have fewer" to what they wish he said "we have none".  Be sure not to let them do it.

I'll keep updating as I find more.

Tweets

Jon Stewart ‏@jonstewartshow

Obama just lost the Civil War re-enactment vote. #horsesandbayonets

Kinge ‏@Kbinge

Romney's plan to reduce gas prices: Bring back #horsesandbayonets #debates

Rich Gallup ‏@rich_gallup

My great-grandfather was a US Cavalryman in World War 1. We have his bayonet, if the government needs it back. #HorsesandBayonets

Teeveeproducer ‏@TeeVeeProducer

We need Binders and binders of bayonets! #horsesandbayonets

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MusicHoff ‏@MusicHoff

Currently working on a musical called #horsesandbayonets. It's about horses who use bayonets but involves jazz hands or jazz hooves.

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7:46 PM PT: Brandon Perlman ‏@brandonperlman

#horsesandbayonets trending for the first time since 1778

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david ‏@il_david

Obama just sunk Romney's battleship! #horsesandbayonets #debate http://lockerz.com/...

7:53 PM PT:
Reba723 ‏@Reba723

So now we know that the real reason Ann Romney has that horse. Preparation for war. #horsesandbayonets

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8:03 PM PT:
dinosaur trader ‏@dinosaurtrader

Finally able to unload my bayonet collection on ebay tonight. #horsesandbayonets

8:06 PM PT:
Jill Kushner ‏@TheJillKushner

What are the chances of hearing your safe word during a presidential debate? #horsesandbayonets

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MT @JBird717: My favorite part of #horsesandbayonets -that Obama correctly used the word "fewer" everytime, instead of the incorrect "less."

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8:28 PM PT:
Carol Fitzpatrick ‏@crl_fitzpatrick

BREAKING: To counter Obama's #horsesandbayonets attack, Romney attempts to sink a U.S. Navy vessel with a bayonet while riding on Rafalca.

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9:45 PM PT: Ladies and Gentleman, unfortunately I have to end the updates.  I have work in the morning and I'm on Eastern Time.  Hope you enjoyed the tweets and pics and thanks for all the recs.  If this diary is still recc'ed when I get up, I'll add the latest.

If you want more funny pics in the meantime, I suggest the Tumblr feed, Horses and Bayonets

9:46 PM PT: One last update.  More pics and funny zingers in comments.  Don't skip them!!!

Tue Oct 23, 2012 at  7:05 AM PT: Can't believe the pictures are still coming in over the tubes of the interwebs.  Starting my updates with some favs from the comments.

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