Articles with the tag twitter

Sarah O’Connor Tweets About Deadly Robot, Twitter Goes Crazy

Sarah O’Connor is one of the most notable action film characters of all time. The Terminator character also shares her name with a Financial Times correspondent. Sarah O’Connor, the journalist was simply doing her job when she shared a headline news story, but it went viral. For a very good reason too. A robot has […]

#AskELJAmes Goes Horribly Wrong, Read the Results

It was just a few weeks ago when #Grey drew tweeps far and wide to revel in and gawk at excerpts of EL James’ newest book, “Grey”. Now the author’s publicity team decided to give #AskELJames a go, because why not? What could possibly go wrong for a Q&A session with the millions of Twitter […]

#PridetoBeStraight and Filters From Russian Conservatives Anti-6/26 Ruling

#LoveWins? In Russia, there’s #PrideToBeStraight and #PrideToBeRussian. In response to the outpouring of support from celebratory same-sex-marriage supporters on social media, Russian conservatives now have their own answer to Facebook’s Celebrate Pride rainbow filters. Instead of the ROYGBIV that stands for equality and diversity in the LGBT community, the conservatives profiles now sport the three […]

U.N. Calls on Facebook, Twitter to Join Fight Against Terrorism

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Internet and social media companies should respond to the exploitation of their services by radical Islamist groups, a U.N. panel said on Wednesday. The panel’s report calls on companies like Facebook, Twitter, and Google to do whatever possible to curb the “increasingly horrific propaganda” groups like al-Qaeda and ISIS/ISIL post to their sites. […]

Oops, Police Helicopter Broadcasts X-Rated Conversation [Video]

Someone has some explaining to do after Winnipeg citizens heard an obscene conversation broadcast from the sky. The Winnepeg police department is investigating how the officers in the patrol helicopter inadvertently turned on the plane’s loudspeaker. Their conversation was heard throughout the city as the officers did their normal patrol route. It wouldn’t of been […]

Twitter Commemorates #6YearsWithoutMichaelJackson

Six years ago today, pop superstar Michael Jackson passed away in his Los Angeles home. The King of Pop’s death prompted widespread mourning and tributes from artists, politicians, and other public figures. Today, Twitter is buzzing with posts in memoriam of the late pop culture icon. https://twitter.com/awhisperoflovex/status/614063408439291904 When Michael Jackson Broke the Internet In 2009, […]

Tom Holland Is Cast As Spiderman, Twitter Congratulates Wrong Guy

Social media is a buzz with congratulations for actor, Tom Holland. The young star was cast as Spiderman in the upcoming hero film. Everyone is tweeting their excitement to @RealTomHolland. One problem though. That’s the wrong guy. This Tom Holland is a 70-something movie director based in Los Angeles. Known for writing and directing several […]

Church of England Embraces Twitter, Live-Tweets Services at #Compline

For the faithful of the Church of England, it certainly seems their prayers have been answered for a way to join in prayers at a distance — through live-tweeted services. This ingenious method of worship has been spearheaded by the historic Ripon Cathedral. worshipers everywhere can now join in the services — whether they be […]