After @WISH_TV broke the news about Gov. Mitch Daniels was taking the job as Purdue's new president Twitter was abuzz. The story became one of the top trending topics in Indianapolis for most of the early afternoon on Tuesday.
Reactions were mixed. Most reactions reflected political lines, but others were just shocked:
For other Hoosiers they were a little torn by the annoucnement:
It didn't take long for the national media to pick up the story:
Of course it's Twitter so thre were some interesting and funny post. Here's a couple we could publish on a family website: