Entries by Angelina Chapin from 06/2012

Charlie Angus: "Twitter Has Turned Us All into 14-Year-Olds in a Cafeteria"

| Posted 06.26.2012 | Canada Politics

The fact that Senator Patrick Brazeau used Twitter to insult Canadian Press journalist Jennifer Ditchburn because of an article she wrote -- suggesting she change the "D" to a "B" in her last name -- says something about the level of discourse on the social media platform. Who better to speak to this than Charlie Angus, the MP who famously left Twitter because of the mostly asinine comments ("I hate you asshole - and you sing terribly") clogging up his feed?