Hmmm … could The Huffington Post really be that desperate? Kinda looks that way:

Klapper, social media editor for HuffPo, also quickly deleted his tweet. What gives, guys? Are you embarrassed or something? Is begging for love on Twitter from fellow media hacks suddenly gauche?

This Twitterer didn’t think so, and she figured the time was right to try and get in on the action:

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