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THE US Secret Service, the elite team tasked with safeguarding the nation's leaders and visiting heads of state, opened a not-so-secret Twitter account today.
The law enforcement agency has already attracted nearly 8000 followers - despite sending just three tweets on its first day of activity.
Originally posted by ProtoplasmicTraveler
Strangely the only Federal one never referred to by it's initials, the SS!
Control. Alt. Delete! Little more than a week after the U.S. Secret Service launched its official Twitter account, the federal law enforcement agency has had a major system failure. Shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday, the Secret Service's account declared on the social media site: "Had to monitor Fox for a story. Can't. Deal. With. The. Blathering." The posting was quickly removed, but within a half-hour dozens of other Twitter users had already begun re-posting -- or "re-Tweeting" -- the message. "Love the Secret Service tweets!" one Twitter user said. Read more: politics.blogs.foxnews.com...[ /ex]
edit on 19-5-2011 by jaynkeel because: add link