Governor Scott Walker's 'hand' tweet creates quite the stir on social media

MADISON — Give Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker a hand. He still knows how to get people fired up. All it took on Tuesday, March 1st was Walker posting a picture on Twitter of his right hand.

Instead of generating applause, the tweet drew photo responses showing a variety of other hand gestures, some of them predictably profane. It only took minutes for a Hands of Walker parody account to pop up. Its description? "I sign bills."

It wasn't until later in the day that it was revealed why he posted the original hand tweet. And here it is...