#AskEmmert Twitter Q&A backfired hilariously on NCAA president

April 18, 2014

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NCAA President Mark Emmert appeared on “Mike and Mike” on Friday morning and it may have been a decision he’ll rethink.

If, that is, someone points him to Twitter.

Emmert was tweet-viscerated when a staffer encouraged users to use the hashtag #AskEmmert to post questions to the prez. Oh, boy, did people ask questions in an “emperor has no clothes” sort of way that blew up Twitter. Can every Friday be #AskEmmert day?

Here are some of the best #AskEmmert tweets:

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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