23 People Who Are Very Excited That Dubuque, Iowa Is Trending On Twitter

Dubuque, Iowa got hot on Twitter today when the President and First Lady made a campaign stop there. Residents current and former were psyched — and surprised — at their small city’s sudden internet fame. posted on

Charlie Neibergall / AP

Barack and Michelle Obama in Dubuque on Wednesday.

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Obama got Dubuque on the map I know mfs lookin at the trend like wtf is a Dubuque

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@SethWeitberg" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/SethWeitberg">@SethWeitberg #Dubuque" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23Dubuque">#Dubuque is trending, pigs are flying. Or it might just be the election circus.

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The fact that Dubuque is trending right now....This is the biggest thing that's ever happened to this town. #Sad" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23Sad">#Sad

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#Dubuque" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23Dubuque">#Dubuque was trending?? That's a first.. And a last..

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Dubuque....is trending. I get why, but funny, seeing as its probably the first time most tweeters have heard of it . #family" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23family">#family #lovethattown." target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23lovethattown">#lovethattown.

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Loving that Dubuque is trending in the US right now. Love my adopted home. :)

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Words about how #Dubuque" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23Dubuque">#Dubuque is trending! pic.twitter.com/kJA4m9Ml" target="_blank">http://t.co/kJA4m9Ml">pic.twitter.com/kJA4m9Ml

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I love how Dubuque is trending #Seussical" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23Seussical">#Seussical

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My hometown of Dubuque IA is TRENDING ON TWITTER!!! We've finally made it!!! Excuse me while I do some victory laps!!!!

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Dubuque is trending on twitter right now!! #saywhattt?!" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23saywhattt">#saywhattt?!

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Dubuque, Iowa is trending! #flashbacktohappytimes" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23flashbacktohappytimes">#flashbacktohappytimes

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#Dubuque" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23Dubuque">#Dubuque is trending! No matter the side of politics you are on its cool when the prz & first lady come to your town! @BarackObama" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/BarackObama">@BarackObama #obamaIA" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23obamaIA">#obamaIA

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Dubuque is trending, that's pretty chill. Obama however is not chill..#RomneyRyan" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23RomneyRyan">#RomneyRyan #greathair" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23greathair">#greathair

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Every time I hear Obama say " Dubuque ", I pee a little from the excitement.

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Dubuque is trending in the U.S. S/O to the hometown. #StayClassy" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23StayClassy">#StayClassy

One person saw a marketing opportunity:

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Sorry guys but I have to take advantage of this Dubuque trending topic for something good. Emmaus Bible College emmaus.edu" target="_blank">http://t.co/OlYgBc5h">emmaus.edu

But not everyone was sure what was going on:

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dubuque, what the heck? dubuque #dubuque" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23dubuque">#dubuque i guess

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