Guess what? It worked. The Twitter user got his treasured RT:
Here’s what hip hop star J. Cole said about the young man’s death-threat tweet:
Promise made, promise kept:
Where was the young Twitter user’s mother during all this? Why, right there in the room, of course.
The young man said it was a BB gun and wasn’t loaded:
Nevertheless, he seems unhappy with the attention his tweet is receiving:
Many Twitter users are responding with laughter or support:
Wait. It gets worse:
Something is wrong with these people.