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Mean Tweets

WNBA Player Reads Mean Tweets, Proves Sexism Is Alive And Well

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 06.30.2015 | Women

Chicago Sky player Elena Delle Donne made headlines for her impressive performance at a recent game. Haters on Twitter don't care about that, though. ...

NBA Players Read More 'Mean Tweets'

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.05.2015 | Sports

This is “Mean Tweets,” NBA Edition: Round 3. Coinciding with the start of the NBA Finals, "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" got a group of basketball playe...

Homeless People Read Mean Tweets About Themselves To End Stereotypes

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 03.31.2015 | Impact

When celebrities read mean tweets about themselves, it's funny. When homeless people do it, it's heartbreaking. In a powerful PSA by Canadian advoc...

Boehner, Pelosi Read Hilariously Horrible 'Mean Tweets'

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

What does Speaker of the House John Boehner have to promise his constituents to keep getting reelected? What new job should House Minority Leader Nanc...

This Mean Tweets Video Won't Make You Laugh Like The Others

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 03.16.2015 | Teen

Watching celebrities read mean tweets results in a few good laughs and millions of YouTube hits. Watching kids read them isn't so funny. Modeled af...

President Obama Reading Mean Tweets Is Your American Dream Come True

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 03.17.2015 | Entertainment

Hail to the tweets. President Barack Obama kicked off his appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Thursday by reading his very own mean tweets. Kimme...

Jimmy Kimmel Fires Back Over Vaccination Mean Tweets

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 03.03.2015 | Comedy

Jimmy Kimmel is giving anti-vaccination advocates a taste of their own medicine. After airing a segment with doctors hilariously explaining the rea...

Why Our Company Quit Twitter (Before the Memo Came out)

Karen Cahn | Posted 02.07.2015 | Business
Karen Cahn

I loved Dick Costolo's epic memo on how Twitter "sucks" at dealing with trolls. It took guts and honesty for the CEO to admit that his company has t...

Music's Biggest Stars Read The Meanest Of The 'Mean Tweets'

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 02.03.2015 | Comedy

Twitter is a place to share information and hold a conversation, 140 characters at a time. But for some, it's a place to hurl insults at famous people...

These College Football Mean Tweets Were Even Better Than The Championship

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 01.13.2015 | Comedy

In college football, there are a lot of rules to ensure the game stays friendly, but that's not the case on the Internet. For his College Football ...

Hey, Jimmy Kimmel, Find a Different Funny

Dr. G | Posted 01.31.2015 | Parents
Dr. G

Jimmy, of course your show is for adults. But YouTube? 83% of kids 15 and under watch YouTube videos. They often don't get irony, or understand the line between funny and mean.

College Professors Read Mean Reviews Of Themselves

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 06.26.2014 | College

You've probably seen Jimmy Kimmel's brilliant segment where celebrities read mean Tweets about themselves. In a similar vein, The Peak, the studen...

NBA Stars React To Mean Tweets

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 06.16.2014 | Comedy

In honor of the NBA Finals, Jimmy Kimmel presented another edition of "Mean Tweets," this time featuring the likes of Kris Humphries, Jeremy Lin and D...

Emma Stone Smells Like What?

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.23.2014 | Comedy

Jimmy Kimmel is at it again in his latest installment of "Celebrities Read Mean Tweets." Though in the past these tweets have always seemed purely mea...

Watch Celebs React To Mean Tweets

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 02.07.2014 | Comedy

On Thursday night, Jimmy Kimmel released his sixth compilation of celebrities reading mean tweets about themselves, and once again we were amazed at h...

'Paul Ryan Has Such Pretty Blue Eyes, Sometimes It's Easy To Forget He's Satan Incarnate.'

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

By now we've learned that people write some pretty brutal tweets about celebrities. And thanks to Jimmy Kimmel, we've also learned that it's pretty hi...

Watch This Video If You Want To Hear Paul Ryan Call Himself 'Satan Incarnate'

The Huffington Post | Cayla Rasi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

You've seen it on Jimmy Kimmel, now you can spot it on The Hill -- people reading mean tweets about themselves in the name of a laugh. NowThisNews ...

That's Just Hurtful, Twitter

Posted 10.11.2013 | Comedy

The biggest news from Jimmy Kimmel's Kanye West episode on Wednesday was obviously West's epic interview, but Kimmel also rolled out another collectio...

Does This Help You Figure It Out?

Posted 05.10.2013 | Comedy

Hey, twitter, celebrities have feelings and they can read. Maybe stop being so mean and look at yourself, sitting alone at your computer, typing out h...

Anderson Cooper To Twitter User: 'F*ck You'

Posted 01.09.2013 | Comedy

Twitter users are known for their thoughtful constructive criticism, especially when it comes to celebrities. That's why Jimmy Kimmel created his "Cel...

HOW MANY Mean Tweets Are Posted Every Day?

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 08.02.2012 | Technology

The Internet can be a hostile place, and Twitter is no exception. According to a new study, about 15,000 bullying-related tweets are posted every day,...

WATCH: If You Can't Say Something Nice, Tweet It At A Celebrity

Posted 07.25.2012 | Comedy

The Internet can be a rough-and-tumble place. Between the lack of face-to-face contact and the invention of the anonymous comment, people can reach im...

Celebrities Read Their Favorite Mean Tweets On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Posted 03.22.2012 | TV

Lots of celebrities claim that they never read their press clippings, but in this age of online social networking it's becoming harder for them to ign...