hashtag

Favorite

The NYPD Found Out the Hard Way How Not to Make a Twitter Hashtag

New York's police department had a perfectly fine idea: Connect with the citizens using the hashtag #myNYPD to let the beautiful people of New York share their experience with police officers. Well, it would have been perfectly fine if they had predicted the internet doing what the internet does and hijacking the hashtag to talk about questionable police practices.

Here's what the people had to say, courtesy of Know Your Meme.

twitter hashtag NYPD police - 250373
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -
Favorite

#RuinAChildrensBook is the Twitter Trend of the Day That Will Ruin Everything You've Ever Loved

The internet game-show comedy hybrid Midnight proposed a pretty simple hashtag: How do you ruin a perfectly good children's book? The results are in and things get dark, sad, and hilarious. Check out our favorites below and more right here!

hashtag feels nostalgia childhood enhanced - 225285
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -
barack obama birther cayman islands election 2012 futuremittjokes hashtag Mitt Romney paul ryan trends twitter twitter trends - 6537700608
Via: #FutureMittJokes
  • -
  • Vote
  • -

Willard just can't get a break, can he? In the latest chapter of his litany of gaffes, goofs, and 'I-accidentally-misspoke-lol-deal-with-it's, Mitt Romney joked while campaigning in Michigan early Friday morning that "no one had ever asked to see his birth certificate."

The joke not-so-subtlely invoked the controversy surrounding President Barack Obama and whether or not he was actually born in the United States. The Twitterverse is now abuzz with witty repartee, shooting jokes back at Romney which invoke his status as a wealthy, white bread, tax-dodging fat cat.

Check out the latest here.