Tag Archives: Tweet

Queen Elizabeth II sends her first tweet, or does she?

On a trip to London’s science museum today, Queen Elizabeth II sent her first official tweet. The occasion was witnessed by 600 guests celebrating the history of communications technology, and the many millions of Twitter users. While the British Monarchy has been active on Twitter for some time now, the Queen has not participated in sharing her thoughts directly on ...

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PR exec Justine Sacco’s tweet sparks AIDS donations

Justine Sacco via Facebook Justine Sacco, the chief communications director for IAC, may need a refresher course in…PR. Bless the shame down in Africa. The New York PR executive who sparked a global firestorm for her wildly insensitive tweet on AIDS has unwittingly brought more attention to a small nonprofit that benefits research to the auto-immune disease. Justine Sacco, who ...

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Steve Martin — My Pasta Tweet Got Racial … SCUSA!

Breaking News Steve Martin learned an important lesson about lasagna last night … the dish can get racial. The SNL alum was cracking grammar jokes on Twitter .. when someone asked, “is this how you spell lasonia?” Steve’s response … “It depends. Are you in an African-American restaurant or at an Italian restaurant.” Seconds later the 68-year old actor deleted  ...

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