NYPD Accidentally Gets What They Asked For
It should just go without saying that the trolls — and sometimes the uncomfortable truths of the matter — will always find their way into the fold.
Using Twitter hashtags to organize a brand in the so-called 'real world' is always a risky move. Like a few weeks ago when a news helicopter went down in Seattle, and news anchors flipped through hashtagged photos on Twitter and got a dose of the ungovernable hashtag [NSFW].
Well, the NYPD made just this mistake this afternoon when they issued this call for selfies with NYC's finest:
Whose NYPD exactly? Mine? I don't think so. Apparently, neither does the internet:
In the context of this public relations fiasco, even this last pic is kinda disgusting:
So, there you have it. Twitter.