As soon as we heard that Tumblr was going to be providing coverage of the debate via impromptu GIFs, we knew this election would at least be entertaining. Thanks should go especially to Mitt Romney's comment about Big Bird, which prompted tens of thousands of tweets. Here are the best of the internet reactions to last night's debate.

Romney Free Market
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zoom
Gifwich
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mitt gif
Gifwich
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budget big bird
Quickmeme
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lightsaber
Quickmeme
lightsaber
Gifwich
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hotdog debate
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hotdog debate
Gifwich
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fail
Quickmeme
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Big Bird debate
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brace yourself debate
Memegenerator
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kiss debate
Gifwich
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