The Worst Thing About Trump’s Twitter Feed Deactivation

November 4th, 2017

If I ever meet that customer service rep at Twitter who on his last day deactivated Trump’s Twitter account for eleven minutes, I’m buying him a beer. But what this really shows is a far more serious danger. That our President likes using an easily hackable social media platform to communicate directly with his base leaves America and all of the people on earth in a very precarious position. What if the next guy does something worse, like posts fake Tweets on Trump’s feed saying, “I just launched nukes at Rocket Boy. North Korea will be in rubble any minute now. MAGA!” A Tweet could easily launch WWIII and global annihilation. Kelly, please take Trump’s phone away…

Peter Bolland

Peter Bolland is the philosophy and humanities department chair at Southwestern College in Chula Vista, California where he teaches world religions, Asian philosophy, world mythology, and ethics. Bolland is also … read more
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