Writing this as a Twitchy editor is interesting because we use our fair share of ‘blue-ish’ language in headlines and in copy; it seems a natural part of snark. That being said, there are certain words and phrases even WE avoid because we know they’re just unacceptable and tacky.
Like this crap (and it is crap) from Wonkette Senior Editor, Evan Hurst:
— Who Elected Them? (@CounterMoonbat) November 30, 2017
Sarah Huckabee Sanders has seriously gotten under their skin, and this limp-wristed, whiny headline proves it.
Stay classy, proglodytes.
I think he’s very brave to come forward with his Tourette’s like this.
— Tristan Pinnock (@tpinnock) November 30, 2017
Truly a profile in bravery.
He seems nice.
— Andrew McLaurin (@andrew_mclaurin) November 30, 2017
He didn’t get his Christmas invitation.
— Kaitain ?? ?? (@Kaitain_FL) November 30, 2017
Definitely made the naughty list, right?
— Will (@Oil_Guns_Merica) November 30, 2017
Oh, and in case you wanted to see the ‘man’ who wrote this headline:
He should see how I treat men! https://t.co/0hxvDNkrdJ
— Evan Hurst (@EvanHurst) November 30, 2017
This is why tigers eat their young.