My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

Daily Beast Reporter deletes tweet supporting rioters and looters

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http://twitter.com/#!/Olivianuzzi/status/498636258630176768 The riots in Ferguson, Missouri sparked by the police shooting of Michael Brown have dominated social media tonight. Police are claiming Michael Brown was shot after a violent confrontation, while citizens are saying otherwise. An initially peaceful protest descended into rioting and looting. Daily Beast reporter Olivia Nuzzi posted this tweet at 11:39 PM, […]

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#WhatsUpWithThat: Grammys cut away from final music performance for a Delta commercial

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http://twitter.com/#!/Zaaaaack/status/427663905070907393 http://twitter.com/#!/JanssenNicolas/status/427666497024950272 Heckuva job, CBS. After hyping the final music performance at the Grammys by Nine-Inch Nails, Queens Of The Stone Age, Dave Grohl, and Lindsey Buckingham, the network cut away to cram in some last-minute advertising time. Goodbye, rock. Hello, Delta. http://twitter.com/#!/ThreeOranges/status/427663881800912897 http://twitter.com/#!/Draven1683/status/427663830127087616 http://twitter.com/#!/redeyechicago/status/427664176387878912 Some viewers believe the cutaway was to prevent some same-sex […]

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Lib ‘logic’: Brewer an ‘anti-gay extremist,’ DOMA signer Clinton a brave hero

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http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/438903557631533057 As Twitchy noted last night, Gov. Jan Brewer’s veto of updates to Arizona’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act didn’t win over CNN contributor Sally Kohn. And her tweet was just a mild example of how progressives react when they get what they want. http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/438903790113394688 http://twitter.com/#!/sallykohn/status/439019497165697024 Brewer vetoed the bill and is a “vicious anti-gay, anti-immigrant […]

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‘I’ll try to keep looking up’: Zelda Williams tweets tribute to dad Robin Williams

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http://twitter.com/#!/zeldawilliams/status/499045688559165440 Actor and comedian Robin Williams left behind three children, including his beloved daughter and actress Zelda. His last Instagram and message, dated July 31, wished Zelda a happy 25th birthday. http://twitter.com/#!/robinwilliams/status/494989879340584960 An inconsolable Zelda tweeted a brief personal tribute and quote from Antoine De Saint-Exupery’s “The Prince” late tonight. Her followers embraced the sentiment […]

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Magnitude-5.1 L.A.-area earthquake a boon for Twitter photographers … and comedians

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http://twitter.com/#!/ArianaGrande/status/449767209795977216 Yep, Southern California had “another eaAaaarrrthquake” late last night. There have been no fatalities or major injuries reported as yet, and hopefully that won’t change in the morning.  There were, however, lots of photos of quake damage posted to Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/llamalife/status/449857789217628162 http://twitter.com/#!/Ursgautham/status/449851936561299456 http://twitter.com/#!/twerkinluke/status/449845684057812992 http://twitter.com/#!/RickSforza/status/449776631528189954 http://twitter.com/#!/Nicky_Fagnano/status/449856201614843904 Then there were photos of “devastation” posted by jokers such as these: http://twitter.com/#!/laura_nelson/status/449768012636119040 http://twitter.com/#!/mattnotis/status/449845741138096128

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‘Get Columbo on the horn’! Chris Hayes struggling to find a Dem who’ll do this

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http://twitter.com/#!/MichaelSmith024/status/514517559060623360 It’s not easy being Chris Hayes. Here’s today’s example: Finding it rather difficult to book a prominent Democrat who openly opposes US airstrikes in Syria. — Christopher Hayes (@chrislhayes) September 23, 2014 Inconceivable! [email protected] wonder if that has anything to do with, you know, Obama's party affiliation? — Ezra Cole (@DesertedOdds) September 23, 2014 […]

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