Spelling is hard: #Tweatyourfear trending; Twitter users fear for future

Oh, dear. #Tweatyourfear is trending.


No. No, you are not.

Many Twitter users now realize that their greatest fear is living in a world where the spelling of the word tweet, on a site based on tweets, is beyond the scope of many.

And a positive-ish spin:

So, there’s that? Or something.


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  • Jim Russell

    ‘Tweat’ is cowect spweing fo us wid lisp. #TweatYourFear

  • TomJB

    Gotta love people complaining about “tweet” being spelled wrong by spelling “ho” wrong. “Hoe” is a garden implement; “Ho” is an abbreviation of a longer word of slang that refers to prostitutes.

    • Leroy Whitby

      Ho Ho Ho?

      • GaryTheBrave

        Now we know why Santa stays at the North Pole all year long. He’s got three ho’s pole dancing.

        • Jim Russell

          Do you mean hoe’s?

  • Leroy Whitby

    Don’t tweet your fear. Remember “1984” and the rats? Think!

  • Hiraghm

    For some reason this article reminds me of a t-shirt I saw at Wal-mart. It has a picture of a pigeon, and the pigeon is very obviously “breaking wind”. The caption reads, “I just tweeted”.

  • Jim Russell

    My fear is I will make a spelling eror and Twitchy will publicly humiliate me …forever. #TweatYourFear