The official common Twitter phenomenon, but tend to be played more for giggles ("trolling," some call it) than to make a coherent political statement. With #myNYPD, however, a harsh pattern emerged right away.Twitter account made an attempt at social media outreach today only to get promptly torn to shreds by users resisting the PR push. Hijacked hashtags are a
It's safe to say none of these will be making the Facebook page:
When hashtags go wrong pic.twitter.com/QMJdzPLz7o— Stefan Becket (@stefanjbecket) April 22, 2014
And it's just getting going. On the bright side for @NYPDnews: It started a trending topic.