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‘You first!’ DWS calls for ‘open, bipartisan investigation’ of Russian influence, gets laughed off Twitter

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Not sure there is anything funnier than seeing Debbie Wasserman Schultz call for an ‘open, bipartisan investigation’ of anything. Seriously, this joke wrote itself. (Thanks Deb!) We need an open, bipartisan investigation of Russian influence on our democracy and the White House https://t.co/oXTZmLFvc5 — D Wasserman Schultz (@DWStweets) March 11, 2017 Oh boy. Maybe DWS […]

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Hillary tweets her ‘accomplishments’ to Jeb Bush during debate

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Not unsurprisingly, the Hillary Clinton campaign live-tweeted Thursday night’s GOP debate, complete with a creepy photo suggestingClinton was eavesdropping on the event through binoculars. (Maybe a cranked-up hearing aid allowed her to listen in onthe proceedings as well.) Clinton’s feedwas a long list of running complaints; for example, the fact that none of the Republican […]

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Jep Robertson of ‘Duck Dynasty’ celebrates one million Twitter followers

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http://twitter.com/#!/sadierob/status/443914367894302720 Earlier this month, “Duck Dynasty” star Sadie Robertson tweeted a reason that Jep Robertson deserved to get to a million followers on Twitter. That goal has been met, and Jep celebrated in insanely cold fashion: http://twitter.com/#!/JepDuckman/status/443916300864065536 BRR! Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/03/12/it-hurt-bad-jep-robertson-of-duck-dynasty-frigidly-celebrates-a-million-twitter-followers-video/

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Twitter ‘Moment’ sure looks like a Democrat paid ad

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Earlier this month, Twitter rolled out a new feature called “Moments” that supposedly allows users to “find the best of Twitter in an instant.” One of today’s Twitter Moments is “Democrats react to Paul Ryan’s election as House speaker.” Not every tweet is negative (there’s one congratulations), but considering this Moment covers the Democrat reaction, […]

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Astroturf: Sharyl Attkisson helps to expose 10-person #StopRush machine

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http://twitter.com/#!/brianglicklich/status/515203681902272512 Rush Limbaugh this week revealed the hidden story behind the two-year-old #StopRush Twitter campaign, exposing the “grassroots” effort as a Media Matters-founded automated attack kept alive by about 10 people. Limbaugh writes: The Stop Rush group claims to be made up of ordinary consumers unhappy with Rush Limbaugh’s comments. The group claims to be […]

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Syfy estimates ‘Sharknado 2′ delivers 1 billion Twitter impressions

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http://twitter.com/#!/NathanWurtzel/status/494882085291966464 Judging from the enormous buzz on Twitter, you’d think that every TV viewer in the United States was glued to both Syfy’s “Sharknado 2: The Second One” and a laptop Wednesday night. In fact, the TV movie did draw a respectable 3.9 million viewers, about three times the viewership of last year’s original. http://twitter.com/#!/latimes/status/494947064649109504 […]

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Reports of alleged hijacked plane: Ethiopian Airlines Flight 702; #ET702 trending

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http://twitter.com/#!/KamahlAJE/status/435277742469165056 News breaking fast tonight over social media about a possible hijacked plane circling over Geneva. The plane being buzzed about on Twitter: Ethiopian Airlines Flight 702, which was scheduled to arrive in Rome. http://twitter.com/#!/TomPodolec/status/435276568919695360 http://twitter.com/#!/EvanD/status/435276166321033217 Twitchy will continue to update as news develops. Update: Aviation journalists and social media users have been tracking the […]

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This Dog Figured Out That If He Plays Dead, He Can Seriously Freak Out His Brother

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); None of my dogs have ever learned how to play dead…but I’m sure if they did, they would use it to their advantage all the time. “Oh my god, Fido looks ill. Should we give him a treat?” Yeah, that seems plausible. Jack, however, has learned that if he plays possum […]

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Brit Hume’s instant classic Obamacare truth-bomb becomes a meme [pic]

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http://twitter.com/#!/brithume/status/395561880334643200 In October, Fox News’ Brit Hume nailed the devastating reality of Obamacare with that tweet. Months later, he appears tickled to discover that his words have received the meme treatment. http://twitter.com/#!/brithume/status/436697031986655232 Uh oh. Is Hume dipping his toes in the meme-sturbatory #Fugelsanging pool? http://twitter.com/#!/BigJebBos/status/436698192055640065 Nah. He gets a pass since he’s just noting that […]

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Piers Morgan has a suggestion for Pres. Obama to put the nation at ease

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http://twitter.com/#!/piersmorgan/status/523124837120610304 As Twitchy has been reporting over the past few days, Piers Morgan has become a vocal critic of the Obama administration and we must say, it’s been delightful to watch. Morgan continues that onslaught with this zinger aimed at President Obama and CDC Director Dr. Frieden and their happy-talk on Ebola: Best way for […]

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