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Twitter Suspends Account of Journalist For Criticizing NBC

Posted By admin On July 30, 2012 @ 1:40 pm In Featured Stories | Comments Disabled

Dan Wetzel
Yahoo Sports [1]
Monday, July 30, 2012

Guy Adams works as a writer for The Independent, a national newspaper in Great Britain. He lives in Los Angeles. Throughout the Olympics, he’s taken to Twitter and ripped NBC repeatedly for its coverage of the Games in America.

Namely, he’s criticized the network’s reliance on using tape delays, a frustration shared by millions of viewers.

Only in a marriage of old media and social media, Guy Adams no longer has a Twitter account. It was suspended Tuesday, and both NBC and Twitter ought to be humiliated by their thin-skinned, heavy-handed, and essentially pointless behavior.

Adams was no doubt relentless in his tweets.

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