Twitter created Oprah 2020, but could it be real?

HOLLYWOOD — The night started with one of many jokes in Seth Meyers’ Golden Globes opening monologue. “In 2011, I told some jokes about our current President at the White House Correspondents Dinner, jokes about how he was unqualified to be President, and some have said that night convinced him to run. If that’s true, I just wanna say, ‘Oprah, you will never be President! You do not have what it takes!’” Then she got up to accept the Cecil […]

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Are Trump’s tweets going to lead to legal trouble?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Following the guilty plea from former National Security adviser Michael Flynn are the walls beginning to close in on the Trump White House? The ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee seems to think so. “I think what we’re beginning to see is the putting together of a case of obstruction of justice,” said California (D) Senator Dianne Feinstein. “I see it in the hyper-phonetic attitude of the White House; the comments every day, the continual tweets.” Speaking […]

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Body shaming Maren Morris? Not smart

NASHVILLE, TN — If you’re gonna mess with a woman, Maren Morris really isn’t the one! On a resume that already includes a pair of New Artist awards and a Grammy, add Twitter clapback queen for the rising country star! Morris posted a bikini-clad vacation pic Thursday, and of course one Twitter troll had to try to ruin it. Please tell me you didn’t get a boob job? Fake boobs are disgusting — seth holbrook (@sethholbrook3) November 30, 2017 “Please […]

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#ChurchToo: Online movement highlighting sexual abuse in religious community

DALLAS – There is a new movement blowing up online, stemming from the major social media campaign, #MeToo. Men and women are tweeting their stories of sexual abuse or harassment in the religious community, using #ChurchToo. #churchtoo the man who raped me from ages 2-4 was a leader in his church and his wife let him do it. — Alyssa Fountain (@AlyssaFountain1) November 23, 2017 Many claim the church didn’t believe them, tried to covered it up, or told them […]

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#ChurchToo: Online movement highlighting sexual abuse in religious community

DALLAS – There is a new movement blowing up online, stemming from the major social media campaign, #MeToo. Men and women are tweeting their stories of sexual abuse or harassment in the religious community, using #ChurchToo. #churchtoo the man who raped me from ages 2-4 was a leader in his church and his wife let him do it. — Alyssa Fountain (@AlyssaFountain1) November 23, 2017 Many claim the church didn’t believe them, tried to covered it up, or told them […]

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No blue check for you! Twitter unverified a bunch of white nationalists

Receiving a blue check from Twitter can be an honor but having it taken away can be an online blow. Yep! Just ask white nationalist Richard Spencer and the guy who led the Charlottesville protest; Jason Kessler. They’re the latest to go from blue check to no check. We’re talking unverified. No mistake! Twitter says its guidelines are being updated due to confusion that verifications were endorsements So if you’re out there promoting hate or violence you could get a […]

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Twitter employee shuts down Trump’s account, Democrats turn on Clinton over rigged nomination

President Donald Trump  took off to Hawaii, Friday morning, starting his his 12-day trip to Asia. “We’ll be talking about trade, obviously North Korea. We’ll be enlisting the help of a lot of people and countries,” said Trump. But if you tried searching for the president’s Twitter handle Thursday around 7 p.m., you probably had trouble finding it. That’s because a Twitter employee reportedly shut-down the account on their last day of the job. Pocahontas just stated that the Democrats, […]

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Twitter: Employee briefly shut down Trump’s account on last day of work

On Thursday night around 7 p.m. ET, the unthinkable happened: The Tweeter-in-Chief disappeared from his beloved platform. President Trump’s verified @realDonaldTrump account briefly went offline. Anyone who navigated to his feed was given a generic blue landing page that read, “Sorry, that page doesn’t exist!” And in a stunning plot twist, the world later learned it wasn’t a glitch — but the work of a Twitter employee on his or her last day at work. Initially, one of the social […]

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Trump coming to Texas Tuesday to survey Harvey damage

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Trump’s meeting (and tweeting) his Harvey moment. As Tropical Storm Harvey pummeled Texas, President Trump initially responded in characteristic fashion: He turned to Twitter. But his tweeting spree didn’t start with Texas. Nope, it started with a book review: A great book by a great guy, highly recommended! https://t.co/3jbDDN8YmJ — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 27, 2017 Then he sort of mentioned Texas when he posted this: Great coordination between agencies at all levels of government. Continuing […]

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