‘Seinfeld’ star Wayne Knight killed off by Twitter death hoax

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http://twitter.com/#!/SFCelebWatch/status/445249413728829440 Wayne Knight, best known for his role as Newman on “Seinfeld,” is not dead. But you wouldn’t know that from reading tweets Sunday morning. http://twitter.com/#!/IgboPrinceKachi/status/445249316954046464 http://twitter.com/#!/TyrieBMTV/status/445248970218958848 Sheesh. http://twitter.com/#!/krockjosh/status/445246620700274688 http://twitter.com/#!/MaxHeadblog/status/445247660434673664 http://twitter.com/#!/LookRight22/status/445248809535152128 No he’s not. http://twitter.com/#!/crimsong19/status/445248267384012801 Knight confirmed that he is still among the living. http://twitter.com/#!/iWayneKnight/status/445243474539839488 http://twitter.com/#!/zbruhn/status/445252417869733888 http://twitter.com/#!/Ognawk/status/445250575832461312 Yep. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/03/16/does-someone-have-to-die-to-trend-seinfeld-star-wayne-knight-killed-off-by-twitter-death-hoax/

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People mag apologizes for ‘stupid & insensitive’ tweet about Viola Davis

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http://twitter.com/#!/itsjustdebb/status/515339830452961280 Actress Viola Davis played a maid in the film “The Help,” and during “How to Get Away with Murder,” her new show on ABC, People magazine published this tweet: viola will always be a maid to some people, and that's extremely unfortunate. @peoplemag pic.twitter.com/6rC12e19Sc — Tracy Clayton (@brokeymcpoverty) September 26, 2014 After some heavy […]

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Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler battles wardrobe malfunction at #Grammys [pics]

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http://twitter.com/#!/DaniKane03/status/427660996485083136 Many viewers of the #Grammys thought the fly of Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler was open during his performance with Smokey Robinson: http://twitter.com/#!/toddstarnes/status/427651779514621952 http://twitter.com/#!/Benn409/status/427653268701851648 http://twitter.com/#!/nancysobel/status/427651695611744256 http://twitter.com/#!/KeithKatsoulis/status/427652551333662720 Eventually the message got through and the “wardrobe malfunction” was taken care of: http://twitter.com/#!/BlondeBlogger/status/427665397504954368 *** Related Twitchy #Grammys coverage: #WhatsUpWithThat: Grammys cut away from final music performance for a Delta […]

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‘Oooof’: Ronan Farrow’s show suffers ‘unfortunate case of bad chyroning’ [pic]

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http://twitter.com/#!/JoeC_Esquire/status/448511370485444608 Not exactly a red-letter day for Ronan Farrow and MSNBC: http://twitter.com/#!/EyeonOhio/status/448507950525460480 Tweeters were understandably disturbed as that screen grab from today’s edition of “Ronan Farrow Daily” made the rounds: http://twitter.com/#!/billmurphy/status/448510988049199105 http://twitter.com/#!/SeucT/status/448514000016654336 http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/448510665075216385 http://twitter.com/#!/JimmyPrinceton/status/448510857514061824 It is real. Well, sort of. You see, “WTC jumpers” refers to the BASE jumpers arrested yesterday for a parachuting stunt at 1 WTC last […]

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LOL! MSNBC claims its conservative-smearing tweet ‘isn’t who we are’

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http://twitter.com/#!/richardwolffedc/status/428741664023535616 After an outcry from Twitter conservatives, MSNBC has deleted and apologized for its tweet accusing right-wingers of hating biracial families. Absurdly, MSNBC executive editor Richard Wolffe claims the tweet doesn’t reflect the network’s views. http://twitter.com/#!/msnbc/status/428738446220611584 Ha ha! That’s a good one! Of course, nobody was fooled: http://twitter.com/#!/jason_howerton/status/428743980080054272 http://twitter.com/#!/JasonBWhitman/status/428743134269276160 http://twitter.com/#!/jfgroves/status/428742854685360129 http://twitter.com/#!/Three_13/status/428742978736111616 http://twitter.com/#!/meyerracnswoman/status/428741667328229378 http://twitter.com/#!/freddoso/status/428740107261050881 http://twitter.com/#!/brandondarby/status/428740830719782914 http://twitter.com/#!/AG_Conservative/status/428739249144213504 […]

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A reboot for ‘Vacation’ and more James Bond, Jason Bourne and Zoolander

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http://twitter.com/#!/MarnieLevy/status/511856511417851904 Because Hollywood can’t seem to come up with any new ideas, here are a few of the films America will be burdened with in the near future. First up, a reboot of the Chevy Chase–Christie Brinkley masterpiece from 1983, ‘Vacation’: Leslie Mann joins New Line’s ‘Vacation’ reboot as Audrey Griswold http://t.co/Y1wfBQG36C pic.twitter.com/j7sijOaxAT — Variety […]

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‘Really, CNN?’: Viewers are certain it’s not a ‘Bowing’ 777 [pics]

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http://twitter.com/#!/4cast4you/status/442121872537567232 CNN is once again experiencing chyron failure in its coverage of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. http://twitter.com/#!/vincimendoza/status/442124562503708672 Yes, they did. http://twitter.com/#!/coinmanherb/status/442120801962033153 http://twitter.com/#!/TravelSummary/status/442120721158791169 http://twitter.com/#!/ItsAdamBitchh/status/442124943367499776 http://twitter.com/#!/LiveTVDirector/status/442123890710417408 Related: ‘AR-15 shotgun’: Did CNN let noted gun expert Piers Morgan write its chyron text? CNN chyron fail: ‘Nelson Mandela, 1918-2012′ [pics, GIF] Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/03/07/really-cnn-viewers-are-certain-its-not-a-bowing-777-pics/

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Let’s make today: #NationalOffendACollegeStudentDay

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David Burge, a.k.a. @Iowahawkblog, had the perfect idea last night to answer the lunacy of what we’re witnessing at college campuses across America. Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to #NatioanlOffendACollgeStudentDay: Let’s get this trending! In the meantime, here are some of the funnier ones we’ve seen: Keep ’em coming! Read more: http://twitchy.com/2015/11/10/best-iowahawkblog-idea-yet-lets-make-today-nationaloffendacollegestudentday/

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Rut-roh: Sen. Bob Menendez reportedly under investigation; Updated

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http://twitter.com/#!/NBCNewYork/status/426482803719823362 Hmmm: https://twitter.com/PeiSzeCheng4NY/status/426483136910721026 Is there a scandal a-brewin’? https://twitter.com/Olivianuzzi/status/426483560044720128 https://twitter.com/BKcolin/status/426484041609523200 https://twitter.com/harrisj/status/426484788414152705 Stay tuned. *** Update: NBC New York reports that the probe is, um, widening: https://twitter.com/NBCNewYork/status/426505830696230912 Interesting word choice, no? So far, Team Menendez doesn’t seem to be all that interested in corroborating the reports: https://twitter.com/RosieGray/status/426506361384730625 https://twitter.com/RosieGray/status/426506618659176448 Of course. If there’s one word that sums […]

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