The US Air Force has spent over $60 billion on the F-22, a fighter that doesn’t really work and sometimes chokes people. How much is it spending on Twitter? Judging by the output, negative $50,000. It’s hard to figure out exactly what the taxpayer-funded @usairforce is there for. It’s a mix of historical blips, links to soccer matches, factoids, strange motivational shouts, and lots of exclamation points. It’s the drunk Thanksgiving uncle of Twitter, telling you to take off that shirt and play some god damn touch football or you’re going to get bodyslammed. It’s Chuck Grassley with a silver tongue and a nuclear arsenal. Read the full story at Gizmodo.
Why Does the United States Air Force Have the Weirdest Twitter on Earth?
Author: Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).