Big Bird may be getting replaced. During the Tuesday presidential debate, Mitt Romney criticized Barack Obama's energy policies, saying the president "has not been Mr. Oil or Mr. Gas or Mr. Coal." Twitter took the comment from there.
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Big Bird may be getting replaced. During the Tuesday presidential debate, Mitt Romney criticized Barack Obama’s energy policies, saying the president “has not been Mr. Oil or Mr. Gas or Mr. Coal.” Twitter took the comment from there.
Mr. Oil, Mr. Coal and Mr. Gas? Is this a debate or is Mitt Romney writing the world’s worst children book about energy policy?laura_hudson
"Mr. Oil or Mr. Gas or Mr. Coal." I can’t wait to collect the whole set.Ben Greenman
Mr. Oil, Mr. Coal, Mr. Gas walk into a bar……Benjy Sarlin
And then Big Bird says …RT @BenjySarlin: Mr. Oil, Mr. Coal, Mr. Gas walk into a bar……David Akin
This Just In: Mr. Gas is replacing Big Bird on ‘Sesame Street’. #debate #birdsRachel Feldman
Steve Buscemi played Mr. Gas in Reservoir Dogs right? #debatedavid nuzzy nussbaum
Mr. Oil, Mr. Gas and Mr. Coal: Romney just appointed his Cabinet. #debatesIndecision
Little known fact that Mr. Oil, Mr. Gas and Mr. Coal were the first draft names of Snap, Crackle and Pop. #debateBill Weir
Mr. Oil Mr. gas…YOU GOT HIM ON THE ROPES MittRadical Conservative