Articles with the tag twitter

Teen Gets Fired Via Twitter Before First Day Of Work

One Texas teen is learning the scope of social media the hard way. The teenager, known as Cella, was set to start a new job on Saturday at Jets Pizza in Mansfield, Texas, that is until she was fired. You see, Cella wasn’t too happy about the new job and made it known on Twitter. […]

Creepy Creature Found In Tuna Can Identified, Sorta

It was a mystery that perplexed and disgusted social media. A strange creature found in a can of tuna shocked one English woman. Zoe Butler of Nottingham, England was making a meal for her children when she opened the can and found two little eyes staring back at her. Horrified, she took a picture and […]

Kanye West Tweets Mysterious Countdown Clock

It’s a mystery that has social media scratching their heads. On Thursday evening, Kanye West tweeted out a countdown clock. The clock will reach zero on next Thursday, February 12, at 4:00 PM ET. http://t.co/8T1uPQewkc 00:00:06:19:52:31:01 — KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) February 6, 2015 Social media is buzzing with speculations of what this clock might be […]

Is A Female Ghostbusters Cast A Bad Idea, Twitter Reacts

The third installation of the Ghostbusters film franchise has finally been confirmed and it is causing a lot of buzz. The original film was a cult classic, while the second film was considered a flop. So, what can we expect from the third? Diehard fans are split. An all-female cast has been announced, causing an […]

Katy Perry Tweets Adorable Message Before Super Bowl Performance

Katy Perry has been a hot topic lately ever since she announced she would be performing at the 2015 Super Bowl. Now that she has rocked the stage, the thing everyone is talking about besides her epic show, is what she tweeted before her big performance. It is absolutely adorable! Today is for this girl. […]

Chris Pratt And Chris Evans Make One Awesome Super Bowl Bet

What happens when two guys named Chris have a big football rivalry and see both of their teams facing off in the Super Bowl? They create the coolest and most genuine wager ever recorded in the history of Super Bowl bets (no research was done to confirm). It all started when the New England Patriots […]

The 7 Most Offensive Tweets Of 2015 (So Far)

Only three days into the new year and Twitter is already getting people in trouble. Whatstrending.com has the top 7 offensive tweets of 2015. Unfortunately, it is safe to say there will be plenty more to come this year. It’s just the way things go. 1. Bryan Fischer Planned Parenthood killed 1000 times as many […]

Reactions After Watching ‘The Interview’, Worst Movie Of 2014?

Hollywood rejoiced after the Sony announced it would release ‘The Interview’. Not only was the film released in more than 200 select theaters around the United States, but Sony also released the film to streamed via the website, seethe interview.com, YouTube, Google Play and other media on-demand services. Mashable put together a hilarious compilation of […]

Shock And Awe: Social Media Reactions To Slaying Of NY Police Officers

Social media reactions are heating up over the recent slayings of two New York police officers. On Saturday, two police officers were ambushed in their patrol car by an armed man. The attacker has been identified as Ismaaiyl Brinsley. Brinsley assassinated the two officers by ambushing their patrol car. The New York Daily News reports, the officers […]

Iggy Azalea: The Talk Of Twitter, Will.i.am. And Lupe Fiasco Defend Artist

Iggy Azalea. A name Twitter has seen a lot of recently. From her American Music Awards win, to being silent about Eric Garner’s death, and feuding with rapper Azelia Banks, the Australian born rapper has been facing a lot of hate on social media recently. On top of that, an anonymous twitter profile has been […]

Move Over Feminists, Meninists Are Here

The meninist movement is underway. Men across the world are taking a stand. Tired of the struggles of being a man in the 21st century? Well mister, this movement is for you. The movement, if it can be called that, has found its strongest platform of support in social media, specifically Twitter. The #meninist hashtag […]

Best Buy Apologizes For Insensitive ‘Serial’ Tweet

The electronic retail giant, Best Buy, is apologizing after the company posted a tweet about the popular podcast, Serial. What was meant as a marketing tactic seem to backfire on Best Buy’s social media team.   The newly released podcast series tells the nonfiction stories of murder cases. The newest episode centers around the 1999 murder […]

Yet Another 10 Hours of Walking Video…This Time From the POV of a Lamborghini

Since the original “10 Hours of Walking” video — “10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman” created by anti harassment organization Hollaback! — went unspeakably, unimaginably, monstrously viral with over 36 million hits on YouTube as of this writing, there were bound to be copycats. And there were. Many, many copycats. From “3 […]

13 of the Realest #ThanksgivingFail Tweets Trending on Twitter

Thanksgiving is one of the most entertaining holidays to watch unravel on Twitter. It’s a day full of familial obligations, high-stress complicated meals (did anyone else know you have to thaw your turkey for several days?), drama, over-eating, and plenty of awkward questions. You spent the evening deflecting, counting all the things you have to […]

Neil Patrick Harris And Family Win Halloween Costume Competition Once Again

If you are a fan of Halloween, the internet, and all things cute, you have DEFINITELY heard of the steamroll costume competition win that is Neil Patrick Harris, his husband David Burtka, and their adorable kids. They nail it each year. A family that Halloweens together, stays together. This year, the Harris/Burtka clan went all […]

Etsy Seller Finds Social Media Support After Spirit Halloween Copies Design

Services like Etsy give creative types the chance to go into business for themselves, selling their wares to a global internet audience. However, putting your work out there for all to see can have its downsides — for one, finding yourself being taken advantage of by bigger companies. Costume seller Spirit Halloween are the latest […]

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Trailer Leaks, Immediately Goes Viral

Yesterday, Marvel Studios made the announcement that the much-anticipated first trailer for next April’s Avengers: Age of Ultron would premiere immediately after next week’s episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on ABC. However, that was not to be the case, as within hours the trailer had been anonymously leaked to the internet and viewed by millions. The […]

Shia LaBeouf Song Entertains/Terrifies Twitter

There aren’t many celebrities of our time that are quite like Shia LaBeouf. Since rising to prominence thanks to his starring role in the Disney Channel’s Even Stevens, the actor has rarely spent more than a few months without being featured in the gossip pages. Whether he’s taking a knife to his face for a […]

Neil Patrick Harris Announced as Oscars Host; Twitter Reacts

Having been highly praised for performing hosting duties at the Tony Awards and the Emmy Awards, the well-loved Neil Patrick Harris has been announced as the host of the 2015 Academy Awards, set to be held next February. The actor broke the news in typically humorous fashion with a video of his bucket list posted […]

The Walking Dead Returns with Record-Breaking Premiere

Last night, The Walking Dead proved it’s still very much alive as the first episode of its fifth season was watched by some 17 million people. That figure marks the largest audience for a non-sporting cable broadcast in the history of US television, breaking the series’ previous high of 16.1 million set by the opener […]