Not So Tweet!®

The latest in “Not So Tweet” Tweets to hit the Twitterverse

ROKER NO JOKER

AL ROKER SKEWERS NYC MAYOR VIA TWEET

APOLOGIZES AFTER FOR “LOW-BLOW”

In the Tech Explosion’s latest Not So Tweet® Tweet, Al Roker, arguably America’s most popular weatherman, attacked newly elected New York City Mayor, Bill DeBlasio yesterday.

RokerJoker

Al Roker Gets Nasty

Is America So Beautiful?

It’s painful sometimes to read the words of many who can be so foolish and bigoted, using Twitter to spew hate and negativity. As long as you have an open mind, and can put certain speech in context, it’s all good. Here is an example of some of the harsh reactions, via Twitter, to a beautiful, well-intentioned commercial by Coca-Cola during the Superbowl.

 

White Bieber White? What???

Exactly what this Tweeter is trying to say, we don’t know. It’s funny how the “soapbox” of 140 characters can make you say the craziest things. As your Mom may have told you: “I’ll wash your mouth out with soap!” when you said something offensive. If you’ve never heard those words from Mom, then congratulations!

Bieber Tweet

Black and White Issue

MSNBC was forced to apologize for a racist Tweet sent out via its official Twitter feed. The offending Tweet, itself a bigoted statement, accused conservatives of bigotry. Oddly enough, the Tweet was in regards to a breakfast cereal commercial for Cheerios. See the whole story here.

Cheerios Ad

PR Honcho fired for Tweet

Justine Sacco, a PR Executive with IAC, was fired for sending a racist tweet on Friday. Sacco, on her way to a trip to Cape Town, South Africa, tweeted, “Going to Africa. Hope I don’t get AIDS. Just kidding. I’m white!”

Justine Sacco

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