All posts tagged "Twitter"

  • Former NSA Hacker Going After White Supremacists

    Social media has been a haven for trolls and hate-mongers in recent years. In particular, Twitter seems to be the platform of choice for those who want to harass others, and white supremacists have made the service...

    • Posted January 7, 2018
  • Trump Claims He’s ‘Like, Really Smart’ — But The Evidence Says Otherwise

    Responding to excerpts of a book highlighting his irrational temperament and questionable leadership style, President Donald Trump on Saturday decided to respond on Twitter, alleging that he is a “stable genius,” of all things. A line from...

    • Posted January 6, 2018
  • Twitter Addresses ‘Blocking’ World Leaders In Blog Post

    Ever since President Donald Trump gave the nation a collective heart attack by tweeting about the size of his nuclear buttons, users on the social media site Twitter have debated over whether he should be banned from...

    • Posted January 6, 2018
  • Is Trump Using Twitter to Intimidate Potential Witnesses?

    It wouldn’t be a typical week in the Trump administration if the President wasn’t finding some new way to potentially break the law using Twitter. The tweets in question (this time) have to do with James Comey,...

    • Posted December 26, 2017
  • Trump Sends Tweet Harassing US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

    In what was an appalling tweet that made thousands of Twitter users shake their heads in disgust, President Donald Trump took his frustrations against a U.S. senator public, engaging in rhetoric that many are labeling as targeted...

    • Posted December 12, 2017
  • Conpiracy Theorists Say Attacks On Them Are Attacks On The American Family

    Speaking on the Alex Jones show, Mike Cernovich, a men’s empowerment writer turned “New Right” provocateur, is claiming that any attacks on him or his fellow conspiracy theorists are in fact attacks on every nuclear family in...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
  • Trump Twitter Account Gets Briefly Deleted

    For at least a short span of time on Thursday, many Americans who follow national politics were able to breathe an all-too-brief sigh of relief, and even say “Hallelujah!” For a blessed 11 minutes, Donald Trump’s Twitter...

    • Posted November 3, 2017
  • Trump Tweets Wrong Lee Greenwood And Twitter Reacts Appropriately

    On Friday morning, President Donald Trump sent out a fairly innocuous tweet wishing a happy birthday to country singer Lee Greenwood. Greenwood, who wrote and performed the song “God Bless the U.S.A.” (sometimes called “I’m Proud To...

    • Posted October 27, 2017
  • Trump Wrongly Blames The Media For His ‘Uncivil’ Image

    In speaking with reporters Wednesday, President Donald Trump made a startling assessment: the press’s coverage of him makes him appear uncivil. No really, he said that. Trump laid into the press for their coverage of him as...

    • Posted October 26, 2017
  • Graham Wants to Interview Tech Companies

    Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) says he is having open discussions with major technology and social media players to arrange interviews before the Senate Judiciary Committee next week. Google, Facebook, and Twitter are already scheduled to talk to...

    • Posted October 25, 2017