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Tatyana Ali and ‘Fresh Prince’ Co-Stars React To Death of James Avery
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To fans around the world, he was simply ’Uncle Phil’ from the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. But for Tatyana Ali, and the rest of the Fresh Prince cast, he was so much more. His shocking death on New Year’s Eve took the …

Twitter Letting You Edit Tweets Would Be Crazy, Right? Twitter Letting You Edit Tweets Would Be Crazy, Right?
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Facebook finally let you do it a few months ago – why not Twitter? Rumor has it that Twitter may be working on a feature that would allow you to edit your tweets after the fact – you know, after …

Twitter Makes Odd Privacy Change, Catches Flak, Promptly Backtracks Twitter Makes Odd Privacy Change, Catches Flak, Promptly Backtracks

In the span of just one day, Twitter made a pretty significant change to a major element of privacy on the site, took a bunch of heat from users, and quickly reverted all changes. Early Thursday, Twitter made a tweak …

Myopic Nelson Mandela Tweet Spawns Hilarious #FinkeObits Hashtag

Shortly after the news of the passing of freedom icon Nelson Mandela hit the internet, Twitter began to fill up with tweets of remembrance, deference, and general praise of the anti-apartheid revolutionary. There were tweets of poetic sadness, wonderful tweets …

Celebrities Reading Mean Tweets Continues to Be Hilarious

Here’s the latest dispatch from never-not-funny land. Jimmy Kimmel is back with more celebrities reading terribly mean tweets. People are brutal. I guess most people don’t think that celebrities actually take the time to read the horrible things they say …

’2 Drunk 2 Care’: Girl Tweets Ominous Update Hours Before Causing Fatal Car Crash ’2 Drunk 2 Care’: Girl Tweets Ominous Update Hours Before Causing Fatal Car Crash
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At approximately 1:45 am this past Sunday, 20-year-old Kayla Mendoza drove onto the Sawgrass Expressway in Broward County, Florida – driving the wrong way. Soon after, she slammed head-on into another car, killing both people inside. This incredibly sad story …

Home Depot Latest Subject of ‘When Corporate Tweeting Goes Really Really Bad’ Home Depot Latest Subject of ‘When Corporate Tweeting Goes Really Really Bad’
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The Home Depot has been forced to issue a public apology after an unbelievably stupid tweet was sent out from their official account. Home Depot has since deleted the tweet, but it will live on forever thanks to quick Twitter …

World Series: Here’s What Twitter Is Saying In Real Time

Currently the Boston Red Sox are leading the St. Louis Cardinals in the series 3 games to 2. Follow what people are saying about the game in real time. Here’s the #WorldSeries conversation: Tweets about “#WorldSeries” There have been reports …

Lady Gaga Cited by Instagram over Safety Lady Gaga Cited by Instagram over Safety

Well it’s good to know that Instagram cares about the safety of its users and takes their reports seriously. I’ve heard of people reporting others for social offenses such as spam of extreme vulgarity, but does anyone personally know someone …

Musicians Read Mean Tweets About Themselves [VIDEO]

Last night, Jimmy Kimmel had Kanye West on the show to clear the air following their recent Twitter battle. It proved to be one of the most compelling half-hours of late night television in recent memory. Seriously, check it out. …

Popular Government Shutdown Tweet Gets a House Floor Reading
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Sometimes, it takes a Twitter user to perfectly sum up exactly what’s going on in Washington right now. And sometimes, that internet voice makes its way to the House floor. This tweet from Think Progress Editor-in-Chief Judd Legum is one …

Government Shutdown, As Told by Twitter’s Funniest

So, it happened. The government shut down. Although many government-run sites are now down for the count, it’s a good thing we still have the non-government-owned Twitter to help us all cope. Sometimes, a situation is so goddamn ludicrous, that …

Martha Stewart Broke Her iPad, and Apparently Apple Is Pissed That She’s Tweeting About It Martha Stewart Broke Her iPad, and Apparently Apple Is Pissed That She’s Tweeting About It
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It looks like Martha Stewart dropped and shattered her iPad – the iPad that Steve Jobs personally gave her. And it also looks like Apple PR is upset with her about all the tweets she’s been posting concerning how to …

Comedian Punches Reporter in the Face After Some Twitter Criticism Comedian Punches Reporter in the Face After Some Twitter Criticism

To be a standup comedian, one would think that you would have to have a pretty thick skin. Between hecklers, critics, and the occasional drunk audience member, you’re going to take some abuse. Apparently, comedian Dan Nainan doesn’t care too …

Jeff Daniels, Jim Carrey Tweet ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ Set Photos
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After suffering through an up-in-the-air status for some time, we finally got confirmation that Dumb and Dumber To, the highly-anticipated sequel to the oft-quoted Dumb and Dumber, was a go. Jim Carrey tweeted out a photo of that famous chipped …

Kenneth Cole Was Just “Provoking Dialogue” with Syria Tweet Kenneth Cole Was Just “Provoking Dialogue” with Syria Tweet

While the internet chastised designer Kenneth Cole yesterday for “mocking war to sell shoes,” the man himself says that he was only provoking discussion using his platform. Things are screwed up in Syria, and that’s the understatement of the year. …

Twitter’s Protected Tweets and What They Mean Twitter’s Protected Tweets and What They Mean

So Twitter released this statement on August 29: Now if you’re confused by this, you can always check Twitter’s page on protected tweets and see what all the hubbub is, bub. If you’re someone who shrieks at the sheer sight …

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Star Jason Biggs’ Unborn Baby Just Tweeted A Selfie ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Star Jason Biggs’ Unborn Baby Just Tweeted A Selfie

Jason Biggs, one of the stars of Netflix’s Orange is the New Black (you probably also know him from Drexell’s Class), and wife, actress Jenny Mollen, are expecting a baby. In fact the baby is already alive and tweeting. It …

Pretty Little Liars Finale Shatters Twitter Records

When you think back over the years, I bet you can think of some pretty explosive television episodes. Recent episodes of Breaking Bad and Game of Thrones come to mind. Just mention the words “Red Wedding” or “Tread Lightly” and …

Twitter Users Complain About Twitter Making Changes To Twitter Twitter Users Complain About Twitter Making Changes To Twitter

Twitter began rolling out a new look for the way it displays conversations on Wednesday. The change has come (or is still coming) to the web interface, the Android app and the iOS app. Here’s a look: According to Business …

Twitter Now Shows You Articles Where Popular Tweets Have Been Embedded Twitter Now Shows You Articles Where Popular Tweets Have Been Embedded

After testing it last month, Twitter is announcing the wide rollout of a new feature called “related headlines.” Basically, what Twitter is doing is displaying all of the articles that embed certain tweets under the actual tweet itself, on its …