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#SignsYoureRightWing Proves Conservatives Love Tax Cuts, Not Jokes

Tommy Campbell | Posted 08.06.2015 | Comedy
Tommy Campbell

Many say the right wing has an inferior sense of humor, and I guess it's only logical that the political right are not up for a laugh. After all, their politicians are the first to slash arts from the budget.

Kenyans Ridicule CNN For Obama Visit Coverage

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 07.23.2015 | World

As President Barack Obama headed to Kenya Thursday night, residents of the African country were taking part in a favorite American pastime -- ri...

20 Little White Lies Parents Tell To Get Through The Day

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 07.21.2015 | Parents

A trending hashtag has Twitter users confessing the funny fibs they tell kids. With the help of #TheLiesWeTellKids, parents and non-parents alike have...

Spot-On Descriptions Of Babies That Are Only 3 Words Long

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 07.17.2015 | Parents

There are millions of words in hundreds of languages to describe babies. A trending hashtag had people doing it in only three. The hashtag #Descr...

13 #RidiculousExcusesToStayHome -- Boomer-Style

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 07.14.2015 | Fifty

Hey, who among us is above playing a silly hashtag game every once in awhile? We spotted #RidiculousExcusesToStayHome trending on Twitter an...

No One Is Safe From Black Twitter. Not Even Black People.

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 03.24.2015 | Black Voices

As anyone criticized by Black Twitter can tell you, the cultural phenomenon is one hell of a force to reckon with. Because of it, the Twittersphere...

Please #FindMe -- A #Hashtag Story

Sheila Blanchette | Posted 05.04.2015 | Fifty
Sheila Blanchette

This is a story that started out as one thing and ended up as another. It was happening in real time. I was writing about hashtags while multi-tasking on Facebook and Twitter where another story was unfolding.

#FiveWordsToRuinAJobInterview Reveals What Never To Say When Applying For Work

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.19.2015 | Business

If you've ever bombed a job interview, you know how it feels to replay the whole humiliating experience in your head over and over again. (If you say ...

Things Can Only Get Better: How Feminists Rocked 2014

Anushay Hossain | Posted 03.01.2015 | Women
Anushay Hossain

In 2014, we saw more and more high-profile women not only defend feminism, but define what it means: The simple belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.

The Characters You Follow On Twitter

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 01.25.2015 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Twitter lies. There are definitely more than 140 characters allowed in the Twittersphere. Here are some of the many idiots and characters that you follow on Twitter.

'Unhashtagable?'

Lina Srivastava | Posted 10.19.2014 | Impact
Lina Srivastava

If hashtag activism builds on and replicate this assumed association between moral outrage and social justice through images and short communication, does it further offer the possibility of a more informed and effective strategy for social impact?

Hashtag Activism Is a Good Thing, Despite Its Conservative Critics

Larry Atkins | Posted 07.29.2014 | Media
Larry Atkins

Twitter is the equivalent of the town square or the National Mall in Washington, D.C. for Millennials.

These Hashtag Brownies Are Making Me Really Good at Wordplay

James Napoli | Posted 02.01.2014 | Comedy
James Napoli

Whoa, dude, thank you for making these awesome hashtag brownies. Sure, they're a little gnarly and imperfectly shaped, but I've had, like, eight of them and I am telling you, my man, they have greatly impacted my ability to absolutely kill it on Twitter.

Hashtag These Guys Did It Better

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.03.2013 | Comedy

You might have seen Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake's 'Hashtag' sketch, but did you know that Irish comedy group, Foil Arms and Hog, did it first? ...

A Step Towards Ending 'Thinspiration' On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 04.18.2013 | Women

In January, the Huffington Post took a look at the thinspiration community on Twitter in light of the company's statements that they had no intention ...

Why You Shouldn't Use Hashtags

Nieman Journalism Lab | Posted 05.27.2013 | Technology

A New York Times social media editor says they don't attract an audience and "are aesthetically damaging."...

A New Bad Decision For Facebook

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.15.2013 | Technology

As if Facebook weren't annoying enough. The Wall Street Journal reports that the social network may adopt Twitter's arguably most tiresome -- and ...

Hashtag America: #StandWithRand Takes Over

Ericka Andersen | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics
Ericka Andersen

Hashtags corralled a legitimate, constructive conversation by multiple thousands into one space. The only way it could be accomplished was with hashtags. It was a victory for social media in an era when bringing partisan sides together in such a way is no small feat.

The Weirdest/Most Hilarious TT About One Direction We've Seen Yet

Posted 02.25.2013 | Teen

We officially give Directioners on Twitter the award for the weirdest/most hilarious TT of the day: #TypeOneDirectionWithYourNose. Yep -- it's exactly...

My Twitter and Me: A Love/Hate Story

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 02.05.2013 | Technology
DJ Louie XIV

Twitter has been one of my best, worst frenemies for years now. He was rather mysterious and alluring at first: I didn't quite know what he wanted me say. Quickly, however, he grew into one of the most reliable buddies I have. Sometimes.

Twitter Is Changing Kids

Jesse Miller | Posted 01.07.2013 | Technology
Jesse Miller

Has the use of Twitter provided an interactive stage to users who not only expect replies from their favorite celebrities, but who expect that any issue, criminal or personal, can be addressed, vented about or solved on Twitter?

How Twitter Is Wrecking the Elections and More... Probably

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 12.18.2012 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

The Tea Party may love to make references back to the Founding Fathers and the Constitution, but really the culture we have created (and continue to create) is vastly different from what the nation was like 150 years ago. And it's only going to get worse.

WATCH: The Best #MyCrazyTeacher Tweets

Posted 08.24.2012 | Comedy

With back-to-school mode in full-swing, Jimmy Fallon decided to honor the season with one of his 'Late Night' hashtags. The tag this time around was #...

The Best #BetterPresidentialTicket Tweets

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 10.11.2012 | Comedy

Mitt Romney announced that Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin is his vice presidential running mate Saturday morning, rounding out the GOP ticket with anothe...

WATCH: Fake 'Dark Knight' Spoilers

Posted 09.19.2012 | Comedy

The hotly-anticipated Batman sequel, "The Dark Knight Rises" hits theaters Friday, and people are already lining up around the block to get seats. ...