Using the correct Twitter handle: What difference does it make?

Not much to National Security Adviser Susan Rice.

On Monday, Rice tried to pimp @UKRprogress, the State Department’s “new Russian-language feed to counter misinformation on #Ukraine,” but her now-deleted tweet directed followers to an account that didn’t exist.!/AmbassadorRice/status/446103379752677376

Because Twitter is Twitter (thank you, Twitter!), a salty parody account quickly claimed the erroneous handle.

The second time is definitely not the charm for Ms. Rice. Here’s what she tweeted this morning:


@UKProgress appears to be an abandoned Lancashire Business School Twitter account.

The account’s most recent tweet is almost three years old.

Oh dear.

Will a third tweet do the trick?

Hey, guys. Look what Susan Rice can do!


A prediction: