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Posted on Thu, Jan 26, 2012 : 8:41 a.m.

Reader-submitted photos from the line at U-M for Obama speech tickets

By Elizabeth Edwards

Thousands of people are standing in line this morning to get a ticket to President Barack Obama's speech at the University of Michigan on Friday. Here are readers pictures of the early morning wait.

Send us your photos from the line by posting them on our Facebook wall, by tweeting at us (@annarborcom, if you're not following already) or by emailing We'll post all the reader-submitted photos we receive in a gallery on the site.



Thu, Jan 26, 2012 : 3:14 p.m.

President Obama always seems to make people wait in lines whether it is to hear him speak , to get Food Stamps or to get unemployment checks.

John Tuttle

Thu, Jan 26, 2012 : 3:41 p.m.

Just like every president before him... sad troll is sad.


Thu, Jan 26, 2012 : 2:10 p.m.

In other words, can't fund a photographer.


Thu, Jan 26, 2012 : 5:07 p.m.

I was just trying to be funny. I'm always hard on news organizations which are biased.

Julie Baker

Thu, Jan 26, 2012 : 4:20 p.m.

We often ask for reader-submitted photos when big events happen in the community. Our photographers take great photos, but we also like to see things from the participant's perspective. Check out some staff photos here: <a href=""></a>