Department of Education misspells W.E.B. Du Bois’ name.
@mehreenkasana tweeting in reference to the Trump administration after the Department of Education spelled the name of scholar and civil rights activist W.E.B. Du Bois wrong in a tweet. It was spelled incorrectly as W.E.B. DeBois.
I am glad my public school teachers taught me how to properly spell the names of noted scholars!!— Maris Kreizman (@mariskreizman) February 12, 2017
Is there any person that Kate McKinnon can’t play?
@kamrunnesa tweeting about wildly talented “SNL” cast member Kate McKinnon, who played all three characters listed above in Saturday’s episode. McKinnon is well known for playing Conway, but added Attorney General Jeff Sessions to her lineup, along with Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
Dominican paper apologizes for using photo of Alec Baldwin instead of President Trump.
this is hilarious that Alec Baldwin is being mistaken for the President in foreign countries— Nancy Peltonen (@NancyPeltonen) February 12, 2017
@NancyPeltonen tweeting after The Associated Press reported that Dominican Republic newspaper El Nacional mistakenly ran a photo of actor Alec Baldwin portraying President Trump on “Saturday Night Live” instead of Trump himself. The paper issued an apology Saturday.
This is gold. I would have ran with it. No apology.— Zach Webb (@zach_webb) February 12, 2017
United Airlines pilot goes on weird rant, passengers flee.
“You get someone with a bad day at Subway, you may get too much dressing on your sandwich. You get a pilot having a bad day, and it could be lights out.”
acarldominic1 comments on a washingtonpost.com story about a United Airlines pilot who went on a rant, causing numerous passengers to exit the plane before takeoff in Austin, Texas. The pilot was not in uniform and talked about her divorce and politics. Another pilot replaced her. One passenger tweeted about the exchange in a thread: