It’s been a month since Twitter.com unveiled its new and aggressive policy cracking down on abusive behavior.
“We suck at dealing with abuse and trolls on the platform and we’ve sucked at it for years,” wrote Twitter CEO Dick Costolo in a leaked internal memo obtained by Slate.com.
“We’re going to start kicking these people off right and left and making sure that when they issue their ridiculous attacks, nobody hears them,” Costolo wrote.
The principal of a Georgia alternative high school has been fired after her racist graduation comments went public.
Nancy Gordeuk, the principal of TNT Academy, sparked outrage when she tried to get black people to listen to the valedictorian give a speech during a graduation ceremony.
American power couple Beyonce Knowles-Carter and Shawn “Jay Z” Carter-Knowles were spotted leaving their NYC office building on Monday afternoon — one day after attending Prince‘s tribute concert to Freddie Gray in Baltimore. They wore inspirational t-shirts as they headed to their car. Beyonce’s shirt said “Never Forget to Say Thank You”, while Jay-Z’s simply read “Peace” in English, Hebrew and Arabic. Beyonce completed her outfit with a tight pair of ripped jeans and Ray ban sunglasses.
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Yesterday I read an excellent article by Dr. Michael Brown regarding former Olympian Bruce Jenner’s televised revelation that he is a cross dresser.
Dr. Brown, a theologian who holds a Ph.D and teaches in several seminaries, was dragged unmercifully on Twitter.com for saying Bruce Jenner is not a woman.
Rap mogul Jay Z responded to the growing criticism over his TIDAL music streaming app. Jay Z teamed up with other big-name artists to promote the music streaming service that he and his silent partners purchased for $54 million.
A Bloomsburg (Pennsylvania) University baseball player is without a team today after he sent out a ignorant Tweet about 14-year-old Mo’Ne Davis on Twitter.com over the weekend.
The fallout from the Zendaya Coleman fake dreads scandal claims another victim. Comedienne Kathy Griffin, who some say insulted Coleman’s fake dreads first, quit as the host of ‘Fashion Police’ after just 7 episodes.