08/16/2012 02:51 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Colorado Says Hey Girl to Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan came to Colorado and all he got was another internet meme.

Thanks to the brilliance of tweeter @PaulRyanGosling, who took the Ryan Gosling "Hey Girl" to a whole new level over the weekend by mashing up Ryan Gosling with Paul Ryan, the ball was already rolling when GOP VP nominee Paul Ryan came to town.

The meme continued to grow when the Tumblr "Hey Girl, XOXO Paul Ryan" picked up steam Monday during Ryan's visit to Colorado.

By the end of the day. The memes were so popular The Rachel Maddow Show lead with the story.

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