SMEAR: When You Search “Racist” on Twitter, President Trump is the Top Result
Here’s a quick hit before go off to play some Breath of the Wild. I’m going to come back and roundup the Rotterdam madness later on tonight, but first let me show you how Twitter has decided to treat its most prominent user, the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump.
When you search the term “racist” on mobile, Trump is what you receive…
Twitter, you are despicable. Put racist in search bar and click search. @POTUS is top of the list.
Bad job jack pic.twitter.com/5a9q3gHYAH
— DocHolliday (@J0eDirt007) March 12, 2017
I checked this for myself, and it’s true. And if you search on desktop, he’s the first user shown under the “people” tab:
I guess this is just par for the course when it comes to the way Twitter treats Trump, but it’s still pretty shocking. It’s possible that this is some kind of algorithm thing based on what unhinged “progressives” are tweeting out, but still. It’s pretty fucked up.