The responses to Sawyer's request were largely humorous, satirical, hostile or, in some cases, outright absurd. Posting silly questions to Romney with the hashtag #AskRomney quickly became a popular Twitter meme. What followers are some of the most amusing #AskRomney tweets, filled with bizarre questions that would certainly make for an entertaining - if perhaps not terribly enlightening - interview.
Sawyer's Original Tweet
Why do you look like the bad guy from every kid's movie in the 90s? #AskRomney— Chelsea Leber (@chelsaya) April 12, 2012
#askRomney do you think you could dunk on Obama. Do you believe you have the sick dunks this country needs— heathcliff marmaduke (@bapeonion) April 12, 2012
Does Romney Obey the 3-Date Rule?
#AskRomney Have u received a single legit question w/ this hashtag or is it just people like me who want to know if u fuck on the 1st date?— Fuster Dickens (@FoulMouthedTyke) April 12, 2012
#AskRomney What up player what's the most layers u ever had in a Photoshop file— Chuck Anderson (@NoPattern) April 12, 2012
#AskRomney when you saw the Trayvon Martin story on the news, how surprised were you that black people still exist— brendle what (@brendlewhat) April 12, 2012