The photo of Harry S. Truman holding a copy of the Chicago Tribune, published early on Election Night 1948 with the headline “Dewey defeats Truman,” on Monday became fodder for a Twitter user to mock Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s premature tweet congratulating the Houston Astros for beating the Kansas City Royals in their American League Division Series. After the tweet was posted, the Royals rallied to beat the Astros 9-6 to force a decisive Game 5 on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium.
The photo of Harry S. Truman holding a copy of the Chicago Tribune, published early on Election Night 1948 with the headline “Dewey defeats Truman,” on Monday became fodder for a Twitter user to mock Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s premature tweet congratulating the Houston Astros for beating the Kansas City Royals in their American League Division Series. After the tweet was posted, the Royals rallied to beat the Astros 9-6 to force a decisive Game 5 on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium. File photo by BYRON ROLLINS The Associated Press
The photo of Harry S. Truman holding a copy of the Chicago Tribune, published early on Election Night 1948 with the headline “Dewey defeats Truman,” on Monday became fodder for a Twitter user to mock Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s premature tweet congratulating the Houston Astros for beating the Kansas City Royals in their American League Division Series. After the tweet was posted, the Royals rallied to beat the Astros 9-6 to force a decisive Game 5 on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium. File photo by BYRON ROLLINS The Associated Press

Tweeting Texas governor plays Dewey to KC’s Truman as Royals-Astros game turns

October 12, 2015 7:31 PM

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