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The ‘Iron Lady’ lives! Bogus Twitter account falsely reports Margaret Thatcher dead  – NY Daily News

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The Iron Lady has fallen victim to yet another internet death hoax.A Twitter account dubbed @OfficialSkyNews falsely tweeted Tuesday that former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher had died, setting the micro-blogging site ablaze with momentary confusion as users waited for verification of the news.The account, which had over 30,000 followers and only 10 tweets at the time of its message, had no ties to Sky News.But the short-lived hoax fooled several Twitter users, including ABC News’ senior White House Correspondent Jake Tapper.

via The ‘Iron Lady’ lives! Bogus Twitter account falsely reports Margaret Thatcher dead  – NY Daily News.

Damn. There are some things yu don’t joke about. I had my streamers, party mix tape and application for a street party all ready

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Written by edparnell

August 15, 2012 at 8:56 pm

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