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.

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

Obama got Dubuque on the map I know mfs lookin at the trend like wtf is a Dubuque-- ¥€UNG R3D

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@SethWeitberg #Dubuque is trending, pigs are flying. Or it might just be the election circus.

@SethWeitberg #Dubuque is trending, pigs are flying. Or it might just be the election circus.-- Ashley T.

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Lol my college town of Dubuque, IA is trending!!!

Lol my college town of Dubuque, IA is trending!!!-- Bryan Harris

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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

The fact that Dubuque is trending right now....This is the biggest thing that's ever happened to this town. #Sad-- Alissa Noel

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#Dubuque was trending?? That's a first.. And a last..

#Dubuque was trending?? That's a first.. And a last..-- Kaitlin ♡✌✌♡

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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 #lovethattown.

Dubuque....is trending. I get why, but funny, seeing as its probably the first time most tweeters have heard of it . #family #lovethattown.-- Casie Dempsey

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

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

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So waitt, the president's in dubuque?-- ♔☆Kristen

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Words about how #Dubuque is trending! http://t.co/kJA4m9Ml

Words about how #Dubuque is trending! http://t.co/kJA4m9Ml-- Justin Schromen ಠ_à²

 

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I love how Dubuque is trending #Seussical-- Brooklyn Kuurila

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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!!!!

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

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Dubuque is trending on twitter right now!! #saywhattt?!

Dubuque is trending on twitter right now!! #saywhattt?!-- Emily Costello

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Dubuque, Iowa is trending! #flashbacktohappytimes

Dubuque, Iowa is trending! #flashbacktohappytimes-- Lois Bell

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Dubuque is trending... The world is ending.-- Ashlyn Perkins

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Keep on trending Dubuque!-- Beth Sullivan

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Dubuque is trending obama got us global-- all about basketball

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#Dubuque is trending! No matter the side of politics you are on its cool when the prz & first lady come to your town! @BarackObama #obamaIA

#Dubuque is trending! No matter the side of politics you are on its cool when the prz & first lady come to your town! @BarackObama #obamaIA-- Donna MihalakisMoore

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Dubuque is trending, that's pretty chill. Obama however is not chill..#RomneyRyan #greathair

Dubuque is trending, that's pretty chill. Obama however is not chill..#RomneyRyan #greathair-- Ryan Binsfield

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

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

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Lmfao dubuque is trending on twitter-- Zach Reimer

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Dubuque is trending in the U.S. S/O to the hometown. #StayClassy

Dubuque is trending in the U.S. S/O to the hometown. #StayClassy-- Michael Jeschke

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 http://t.co/OlYgBc5h

Sorry guys but I have to take advantage of this Dubuque trending topic for something good. Emmaus Bible College http://t.co/OlYgBc5h-- Evan Welcher

But not everyone was sure what was going on:

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dubuque, what the heck? dubuque #dubuque i guess

dubuque, what the heck? dubuque #dubuque i guess-- zenpierre