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23 Times Neil DeGrasse Tyson Was So Sassy It Hurt

Astrophysicist with attitude. 1. On the end of the world: In 5-billion years the Sun will expand & engulf our orbit as the charred ember that was once Earth vaporizes. Have a nice day — neiltyson (@Neil deGrasse Tyson) 2. On measuring the length of blood vessels: Just an FYI: If you removed all veins, […]

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This former NFL linebacker’s trolling of Roger Goodell is epic

http://twitter.com/#!/FakeRodgers/status/509833300572385280 No, but for real. http://twitter.com/#!/duhglass/status/509836009602056192 The wait wasn’t too long; Take a gander at this tweet to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, under fire for the Ray Rice scandal, from former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison: http://twitter.com/#!/jharrison9292/status/509832809570377729 Dude. That tweet has been retweeted over 16,000 times at the time of this writing. And he wasn’t […]

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‘Whoops!’ Nikki Haley tweet with ‘unfortunate cut-off’ deleted and replaced

@nikkihaley @justinjarrett unfortunate cut-off — Bret McCormick (@Bretjust1T) June 9, 2014 The inherent problem with writing tweets that exceed the Twitter maximum is that the cutoff can be at a spot that can drastically change the meaning, as this now deleted tweet from South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley’s account demonstrates: http://twitter.com/#!/nikkihaley/status/476075532065701888 Er… Whoops RT @nikkihaley: […]

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Reporter deletes tweet expressing disappointment in Sotomayor ruling

So what about the appeals to Roberts and Kagan? — Irin Carmon (@irin) January 1, 2014 The above was the follow-up tweet from MSNBC.com national reporter Irin Carmon in reference to Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor issuing a temporary stay blocking the Obamacare contraception mandate. Carmon had previously expressed deeper disappointment in Sotomayor’s decision worthy […]

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SpaghettiOs slammed for ‘inappropriate’ Pearl Harbor tweet [pic, Photoshops]

Cue @SpaghettiOs trying to delete tweet in 3…2…1 — Davidāš¾ (@KCDave116) December 7, 2013 [Editor’s note: Following the backlash (and despite the backlash against the backlash) SpaghettiOs has apologized and deleted the tweet.] Thousands of Americans sacrificed their lives when Pearl Harbor was attacked 72 years ago. SpaghettiOs remembers: Screen shot just in case they have the […]

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‘Busted’: Sen. Mark Warner deletes callous winter storm tweet, blames ‘staff fail’

@MarkWarner wow… really? who on staff decided this was a good [email protected]_GOP — Shaun Kenney (@svkenney) February 13, 2014 It’s time for your daily reminder that Dems are the compassionate party: Seriously, dude? You really wanna go there? Shameful: This winter storm has been deadly but @MarkWarner used it to make a partisan attack on […]

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