Chicago news station makes huge Olympic typo.
@WPXIGordon, tweeting about a Chicago television station’s Olympic-sized misspelling. A graphic in a Saturday morning news report at ABC affiliate WLS-TV said the Olympics are being held at P.F. Chang’s (the restaurant chain) instead of in the South Korean city of PyeongChang. Spokesperson Jayme Nicholas told the Chicago Tribune that the graphic was created for a segment encouraging viewers to make up their own Olympic events, but was accidently put in a serious news report.
Chloe Kim’s dad is stealing hearts in PyeongChang.
@BeckksSG, tweeting about Jong Jin Kim, father of Olympic champion Chloe Kim, who stole viewers’ hearts with his handmade “Go Chloe!” sign. Kim also called Chloe his “American dream” on the “Today” show. “When Chloe Kim’s dad said she was his American dream … I felt that. Shoutout to all immigrant parents,” @BereniceMB tweeted.
Danielle Herrington is the face of the S.I. Swimsuit Edition.
“BlackPanther this week, the Obamas got their own self portrait, and now Danielle Herrington graces the cover of Sports Illustrated.”
@Darlene26811165, tweeting about the significance of 24-year-old model Danielle Herrington landing the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition. Herrington is the third black woman to grace the cover. The first, Tyra Banks, shared a special message. “So many little girls are looking at you and saying, ‘Oh my gosh, that could be me one day,’ ” Banks said in a message for Herrington that was shown on “Good Morning America.”
People share #WhatBlackPantherMeansToMe.
@lesserknownhero, tweeting with the hashtag #WhatBlackPantherMeansToMe, which was started by Kayla Marie Sutton of the website Black Girl Nerds ahead of the film’s Friday release.