Hacker artBack in 1999, I worked at The Fort Wayne News Sentinel. One afternoon my editor Carolyn DiPaolo shouted at me across the newsroom-laughing  and saying “He’s out of control!” she was referring to a cartoon I drew about George W. Bush. that appeared in the paper that day. Is Twitter out of control? The social media application has gotten many people in trouble. On Tuesday, hackers  hacked the Twitter account of  The Associated Press tweeting that the White house had been bombed and that President Obama had been injured. Wall Street reacted to this to this false news with the Dow plunging 150 points. It quickly rebounded after learning the tweet was hoax. Hey, maybe we can’t blame twitter, but this hacking stuff is getting out of control.

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