Erik Wemple: tweet

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 02/04/2014

Stop it, CNN!

To CNN, a growing number of things seems surprising and shocking, at least when it comes to promoting its stories.

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Tags:  Alaska, CNN, rape, tweet, Twitter

Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 01/23/2014

CNN botches tweet for story of tragic Illinois killing

News organization shows tone-deafness on social media. Not shocking at all.

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Tags:  CNN, Illinois, tweet

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 07/25/2012

Wall Street Journal’s James Taranto backtracks on ‘worthy’ tweet

James Taranto wondered whether female survivors of Aurora were ‘worthy.’

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Tags:  james taranto, wall street journal, tweet, worthy, aurora shootings