Well, Republican-turned-Independent-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist officially announced he's running for his old Governor gig again this morning, cementing one of the more improbable political evolutions in Florida history. Crist's name instantly started trending on Twitter, and the Twitoverse isn't sure what to make of the announcement.
Charlie Crist says he has "core principles" - he's just waiting for his pollster to tell him what they are #sayfie
— Matt Gaetz (@mattgaetz) November 4, 2013
Charlie Crist just announced he's running for Governor. Finally some fresh blood and new ideas in Florida politics.
— Billy Corben (@BillyCorben) November 4, 2013
Charlie Crist: "I don't have their special interest checkbook." He forgot to add: "any longer."
— Marc Caputo (@MarcACaputo) November 4, 2013
— Iliana Allen (@prgurly79) November 4, 2013
Charlie Crist is trying to achieve the triple crown that very few have done. Get beat statewide as a Republican, Democrat, & Independent.
— Matt (@Matthops82) November 4, 2013
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Saw that Charlie Crist was trending and thought maybe he finally came out of the closet. Nope.
— Matt DeGroot (@mattdegroot) November 4, 2013
In other news, Charlie Crist has luxurious hair.
— emokidsloveme (@emokidsloveme) November 4, 2013
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