What a difference a few spaces make. Following the news that former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has died, the hashtag #nowthatchersdead made an appearance on Twitter, causing a bit of confusion and much mockery.
There were those who read it as a tweet about Cher, and because it’s the internet, many more of those who sarcastically “mourned” Cher’s death.
Wonderland magazine noted the tweets earlier this morning. A sampling:
We’d expect nothing less from Twitter.
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