Tue Jul 10, 2012, 11:12 PM
Freddie Stubbs (28,608 posts)
Congressional candidate deletes Twitter feed after tweets call rival politicians ‘homo’
Source: NY Daily News
A South Carolina politician was given a crash course in Twitter for dummies today.
Democratic Congressional candidate Deb Morrow deleted her campaign's Twitter feed (@Morrow4Congress) and blamed a hacker for firing off two tweets proclaiming the homosexuality of a few rival Congressmen, said the Free-Times.
The first tweet said "@TGowdySC is a Homo," the second one said "@TGowdySC is the homo lover of @LindseyGrahamSC. Just sayin'."
The tweets caught the eye of social media consultant Sean Bertran.
Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/congressional-candidate-deletes-twitter-feed-tweets-call-rival-politicians-homo-article-1.1111714
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Tue Jul 10, 2012, 11:30 PM
adamuu (2,097 posts)
3. It is easy for Twitter to tell if the tweet came from a plausible IP address
They can inspect the log, if they want to. You know.. .to help the end user investigate this terrifying hacking episode.