— Bret McCormick (@Bretjust1T) June 9, 2014
The inherent problem with writing tweets that exceed the Twitter maximum is that the cutoff can be at a spot that can drastically change the meaning, as this now deleted tweet from South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley’s account demonstrates:
Whoops RT @nikkihaley: South Carolina made history this year by passing education reform. We will no longer educate children…
— Chris Cox (@Chrisbcox) June 9, 2014
South Carolina made history this year by passing education reform. http://t.co/1mPcrc5jIf
— Nikki Haley (@nikkihaley) June 9, 2014
That’s much better.
Because this happened on Twitter, a hashtag is of course a necessity:
— Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) June 9, 2014
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