Social Media Buzz: From A TV Anchor's Suit To Anonymous
Annie Colbert, viral content editor for Mashable, joins Here & Now‘s Robin Young to look at some of the stories reverberating online:
- A male Australian television anchor wore the same suit for a whole yearand no one noticed. He says he was frustrated by how female anchors are criticized and judged for what they wear.
- The activist hacker group Anonymous took over the KKK’s Twitter account, after apparent threats from the group directed at protesters in Ferguson, Missouri.
- A video of a woman rapping in the car to Salt-N-Peppa — secretly recorded by her husband — goes viral.
- World leaders cozy up with koalas at G20 Summit.
- Annie Colbert, viral content editor at the news and social media website Mashable. She tweets @anniecolbert.
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