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If Ivanka Trump really wants to stay out of politics, she should delete these tweets

When it comes to the Trump administration’s capacity for bizarre comments, the apples apparently don’t fall far from the tree.  During an interview Monday with Fox and Friends, Ivanka Trump, senior adviser to the President of the United States, responded to a question about whether she advises her father in managing his Twitter feed with this golden nugget: “You know, I try to stay out of politics.” SEE ALSO: Trump’s Tech Week did not make America great While this is a ridiculous answer for any person closely associated with the…

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If you’re having a bad hair day, this dog’s curls will inspire you

Beachy waves are a great summer style for anyone who wants to look trendy yet low maintenance.  If you’re having trouble getting the perfect soft curls, then Twitter user Kerbie Gibbs has the solution. My dog’s ear is like the perfect picture to show your hairdresser if you want beachy waves and caramel highlights pic.twitter.com/vSuoDqKQ8u — Kerbie Gibbs (@kerbiegibbs) June 24, 2017 Gibbs dog, Ruger, has a face that says, “I know I look good but it’s really no big deal.” SEE ALSO: Mom gets the half-up, half-down hairstyle so,…

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Twitter embraces its combative side in its most honest ad campaign yet

Twitter is notorious for its fight club atmosphere. More than any other social network, it’s a place where users don’t hold back in debating one another, whether they be the president of the United States or a blank avatar with five followers. While that environment can easily veer into harassment or intimidate prospective users, it has some upsides too. That’s why Twitter is embracing it warts-and-all in a new ad campaign called #SeeEverySide. SEE ALSO: Twitter is vying for your attention with new outdoor ads The three ads feature strangers…

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Youngest Solange fan finally gets to FaceTime with her celebrity idol

The magic of Twitter is real, dreams really do come true, and sometimes your heroes are just as great as you hope they will be. The little Solange Knowles fan who won a lot of internet fame last week for pretending to FaceTime the musician actually got the chance to video chat with the real deal. After the teeny fan’s father posted a video of his daughter, Ghazi, pretending to FaceTime the singer, Solange tweeted a picture of her on FaceTime with the young fan (for real, this time) just…

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Facebook teams with Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube to fight terrorism

Facebook today teamed with Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube to announce the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism. The unlikely alliance aims to crack down on terrorism and violent extremists by making “[their] hosted consumer services hostile to terrorists and violent extremists.” From the release: The spread of terrorism and violent extremism is a pressing global problem and a critical challenge for us all. We take these issues very seriously, and each of our companies have developed policies and removal practices that enable us to take a hard line against terrorist…

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Watch Trump’s ridiculous tweets transform into poetry before your eyes

Donald Trump is a poet and he doesn’t even know it. Well, sort of … in the sense that Reddit user Darby Crash recently created “Poet in Chief” — an algorithm-run generator that turns President Trump’s often nonsensical tweets into the most tremendous poems. Now we all have the ability to read Trump’s tweets as profound literary works. Just what America needed, eh? SEE ALSO: The White House is silent. Trump’s tweets are all we have. According to the website, Poet in Chief was created with hopes of immortalizing the…

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Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, and YouTube team up to fight terrorism online

In a move that was foreshadowed last week in a public message from YouTube, several internet giants, including Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, and YouTube, have announced the formation of the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism. SEE ALSO: Theresa May renews her call for internet regulation following the London Bridge attack “The spread of terrorism and violent extremism is a pressing global problem and a critical challenge for us all,” reads part of a statement posted on Twitter policy blog. “We believe that by working together, sharing the best technological and…

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Here are all the tweets Donald Trump has deleted since becoming president

Donald Trump has a Twitter problem.  In addition to his penchant for delivering surreal, stream-of-consciousness rants at any time of day on the microblogging platform, Donald Trump can’t seem to stop deleting tweets.  Many times, his tweets are deleted because of typos, including the infamous “covfefe” tweet. But the reasons behind deleting other examples, like one about his alleged appearance on Fox & Friends, remain a mystery.  SEE ALSO: The ‘Covfefe Act’ is now a thing that exists, because of course it does Regardless of the reason, a president deleting…

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J.K. Rowling shares beautiful tweet to mark 20-year ‘Harry Potter’ anniversary

If you’ve been anywhere near the internet this morning, you’ll probably have been caught up in the surge of Harry Potter-based excitement coursing through social media. SEE ALSO: There’s an easter egg when you post or comment about Harry Potter on Facebook The reason? It was exactly 20 years ago today that the Philosopher’s Stone was first published, and one of the world’s most magical book series was born. Throughout the morning, many people have shared their own tributes and memories of the books. And just before midday, J.K. Rowling…

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Ed Sheeran hits back at Glastonbury haters with super-sassy tweet

You can criticise Ed Sheeran if you must, but you’d better not suggest his music isn’t 100% live. If you do, he will come for you. SEE ALSO: Ed Sheeran busts out his guitar in glorious Carpool Karaoke trailer Sheeran was headlining Glastonbury 2017 on Sunday. It was closing night of the festival, and Sheeran was playing to a pretty sizeable crowd. Glastonbury ! A post shared by Ed Sheeran (@teddysphotos) on Jun 26, 2017 at 2:00am PDT While many people praised Sheeran’s performance, though, it didn’t sound like everyone…

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