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  • Rihanna tweets and deletes #FreePalestine: A new trend?

    July 15, 2014 | 10:47 am

    Another celeb has tweeted, then promptly deleted #FreePalestine.

    The tweet was on Rihanna's account for, wait for it....eight minutes!

    But in the age of screen captures, that was plenty of time for everyone to see it.

    This comes just a few days after NBA star Dwight Howard did the same thing, except he apologized.

    Rihanna has not yet commented on the tweet and delete.

  • Boteach tweets of terror during N.J. mall shooting with family inside

    November 5, 2013 | 11:09 am

    Rabbi Shmuely Boteach tweeted “Please pray” as law enforcement scoured a New Jersey mall looking for the gunman who fired shots there while his daughter and wife took cover inside.

    Boteach and three of his children were entering the Garden State Plaza in Paramus on Monday night...

  • There will be an ‘Entourage’ movie!

    October 29, 2013 | 9:52 am

    Those of you following the “Entourage” saga can finally breathe easy. The movie is on!

    “It’s a go. Love you all,” wrote Doug Ellin, the show’s creator and screenwriter said in Monday evening in a Tweet that included a group photo of the cast.

    Are Adrian Grenier and the rest of...

  • Argentina’s president tweets: U.S. must include AMIA bombing in Iran talks

    October 1, 2013 | 10:07 am

    Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez on Twitter called on the United States to include the issue of the 1994 Buenos Aires AMIA Jewish center bombing in any bilateral talks with Iran.

    In 31 tweets posted Monday night from the president’s official Twitter account, Fernandez...

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  • Rohani Twitter account wishes Jews a Shanah Tovah

    September 6, 2013 | 11:54 am

    A Twitter account believed to operate with the authorization of Iranian President Hassan Rohani wished Jews worldwide a Shanah Tovah.

    “As the sun is about to set here in #Tehran I wish all Jews, especially Iranian Jews, a blessed Rosh Hashanah,” the tweet posted Wednesday said.

    ...
  • Kardashian, Murdoch slammed for tweets involving Israel

    November 18, 2012 | 10:21 am

    Reality star Kim Kardashian apologized for tweeting about the Gaza conflict, and media mogul Rupert Murdoch slammed the "Jewish-owned media" for its "anti-Israel coverage" in a tweet. 

    At the same time, Twitter suspended three accounts held by an Orthodox Jew from New York after...

  • IDF live-tweeting Gaza offensive

    By JewishJournal.com

    November 14, 2012 | 3:05 pm

  • Jason Alexander’s anti-gun tweet makes waves

    By JewishJournal.com

    July 24, 2012 | 11:07 am

    Following the tragic shooting in Aurora, Colo. that killed 12 people, wounding 58 others, Jason Alexander shared his anti-gun stance on Twitter.

    I’d like to preface this long tweet by saying that my passion comes from my deepest sympathy and shared sorrow with yesterday’s victims...

  • Ex-congressman Weiner mulling N.Y. mayoral campaign

    July 16, 2012 | 11:07 am

    Former New York Rep. Anthony Weiner reportedly is “seriously considering” running for mayor of New York.

    Sources told the New York Post that Weiner is “desperate” to get back into politics and also would consider a lesser statewide office, such as public advocate.

    He reportedly has...

  • Remove guest tweeter, head of Swedish Jewish community says

    June 14, 2012 | 2:07 pm

    The president of Sweden’s Jewish communities said the country’s tourism agency should replace this week’s guest operator of the national Twitter account.

    The operator, Sonja Abrahamsson, during her stint on @Sweden has caused a stir with some references she made about Jews. She...

  • Ten Tweets to Avoid That Will Ruin Relationships

    By Tamara Shayne Kagel

    April 27, 2012 | 8:59 am

    I just read this New York Times article about people causing strife in relationships because of their twitter or status updates about situations that should probably be private.  All I can think is how stupid are these people?  Yes, we’ve all had the urge, but keep yourself in...

  • The Dark Side of Twitter

    By Ilana Angel

    January 9, 2012 | 1:43 am

    Twitter is an interesting thing.  In theory it’s quite remarkable, but in actuality it might be the meanest form of social media in the world.  The amount of hate that is shared on Twitter is mind boggling and you cannot spend any time on there and not wonder how it has become so...

  • Adam Lambert’s legal woes

    By Lauren Bottner

    November 8, 2011 | 11:38 am

    Pop singer Adam Lambert has been slapped with a lawsuit charging that he violated the rules of American Idol when he agreed to be on the 8th season of the reality show.

    A new lawsuit, from Colwel Platinum Entertainment, alleges that he had a music contract at the time he auditioned...

  • Palestinian official in Canada apologizes for offensive tweet

    October 19, 2011 | 11:17 am

    The Palestinian envoy in Ottowa has apologized for tweeting a link to a video that was deemed offensive to Jews.

    “I regret the unfortunate incident and it was a retweet unintentional and very unfortunate,” Linda Sobeh Ali, the charge d’affaires of the Palestinian delegation in...

  • Canada rebukes Palestinian official for offensive tweet

    October 18, 2011 | 5:56 pm

    The Canadian government wants to send the Palestinian envoy in Ottawa packing after she tweeted a link to a video that was deemed offensive to Jews.

    The Globe and Mail newspaper reported Tuesday that Linda Sobeh Ali, the charge d’affaires of the Palestinian delegation in Ottawa,...

  • ‘Google Exodus’ tells the Passover tale via tweets, Facebook [VIDEO]

    April 12, 2011 | 1:39 pm

    What would the Exodus have looked like online?

    That’s the premise behind “Google Exodus,” a two-minute video that tells the Passover story using social media.

    In the video, which has gone viral with more than 1 million page views since being uploaded March 31 onto YouTube,...

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