Shock jock Anthony Cumia, fired from SiriusXM, deletes controversial tweets

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http://twitter.com/#!/shahknee/status/485396072437542912 Anthony Cumia, former co-host of “Opie & Anthony,” was fired from SiriusXM for a controversial Twitter rant, according to a tweet he posted early Friday morning. That rant has since disappeared, along with just about all of his Twitter feed, according to the New York Daily News. Cumia tweeted two new photos on Saturday, but all other tweets posted after […]

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‘Gross negligence’: Broadcast networks ignore Benghazi hearings

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http://twitter.com/#!/MonicaCrowley/status/462028243860992001 Fox News analyst Monica Crowley is calling it “gross negligence.” Newsbusters reports that only one broadcast network — ABC — covered Thursday’s Congressional hearing on the Benghazi terrorist attacks, and then only for 46 seconds.  http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/461989166868615169 “Scandal Mania,” huh? Newsbusters also reports that Thursday’s print edition of the Washington Post contained zero news stories on the […]

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‘Disgusted’: Marion Barry rants about HBO biopic, Spike Lee & more

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http://twitter.com/#!/marionbarryjr/status/462226169006682114 Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry is best known nationally for having been arrested for smoking crack long before anyone had ever heard of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford. Barry has nonetheless remained a towering figure in D.C. city politics for decades. Now a city councilman, Barry took to social media to express his displeasure with HBO’s planned movie about […]

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Mia Farrow wants Glenn Beck to apologize to Meghan McCain [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/Latheman1791/status/496723542063710209 “The most f*cked-up, disgusting, worst, most insulting things anyone has ever said about me — hands-down ever in my entire life — came out of this man’s mouth.” That’s what Meghan McCain told Pivot TV’s audience about Glenn Beck. The well-mannered, sophisticated young lady doesn’t care for some of the things he’s said about her over […]

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Green Bay Packers fans help move unsold tickets to prevent blackout

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http://twitter.com/#!/MikeVandermause/status/419132099690381313 The San Francisco 49ers will play the Green Bay Packers Sunday afternoon at Lambeau Field, and earlier there were still some unsold tickets, which is highly unusual. Fans got involved to help move the remaining tickets: http://twitter.com/#!/JennySpair/status/419157161382395904 http://twitter.com/#!/NolteNC/status/419146893705232384 http://twitter.com/#!/jason_howerton/status/419147147691315201 Was the problem the forecast for extremely frigid temperatures? http://twitter.com/#!/influential_man/status/419125728135766016 Or something else? http://twitter.com/#!/NPJules/status/419147498591383552 Fortunately […]

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Miami NBC affiliate’s graphic refers to state GOP as ‘Reprehensive’ Party

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http://twitter.com/#!/bccohan/status/429323455922581504 During a story about the Florida gubernatorial race, an NBC affiliate in Miami aired a graphic that described the Florida GOP as the “Reprehensive” Party. Lean Forward! RT @lachlan: NBC affiliate calls the Florida GOP the "Reprehensive Party of Florida” http://t.co/eopMD0iUHX— johnny dollar (@johnnydollar01) January 31, 2014 http://twitter.com/#!/sistertoldjah/status/429368396472283136 Here’s video of the news segment. […]

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‘Aww yeah!’ #SHOTshow wins: Pavlich, nutshell graphic, armed ladies [pics]

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http://twitter.com/#!/KatiePavlich/status/423302729386045440 Nutshell-boom! http://twitter.com/#!/KatiePavlich/status/423321851259928576 As Twitchy readers know, Katie Pavlich has been tweeting delightful tidbits from SHOT Show in Las Vegas. http://twitter.com/#!/KatiePavlich/status/423302504755888128 On Tuesday night, she tweeted out those graphics, as well as these cheer-worthy stats: http://twitter.com/#!/KatiePavlich/status/423297999670738944 http://twitter.com/#!/KatiePavlich/status/423298684931952641 Armed. And fabulous. http://twitter.com/#!/mkhammer/status/423301812062814208 http://twitter.com/#!/ZX10Gal/status/423317188280201216 http://twitter.com/#!/BenHowe/status/423302049330393088 Snicker. http://twitter.com/#!/GregScheinert/status/423299314451222528 That’s right, baby! http://twitter.com/#!/Cameron_Gray/status/423240851163070464 Lucky guy! Keep it coming, Katie. Fight, […]

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‘Armageddon!’ Facebook news feed went down; Panic spread

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http://twitter.com/#!/bLahTeaBayYeah/status/424918737116856320 Facebook, we have a problem! Facebook users took to Twitter to report that their news feeds were down on Sunday morning. http://twitter.com/#!/doktafeelgood/status/424918908521701376 http://twitter.com/#!/terryannonline/status/424918221662068736 You weren’t alone. http://twitter.com/#!/itosiGuienGarma/status/424918146261069824 http://twitter.com/#!/lefos/status/424918092477906944 Panic. Panic like the wind! http://twitter.com/#!/JediMasterEJC/status/424918724542750720 http://twitter.com/#!/tarunvarshney/status/424918347654787072 http://twitter.com/#!/ChrisTangible/status/424918587883913216 http://twitter.com/#!/Rachygray10/status/424919020245385217 http://twitter.com/#!/omari_it/status/424918972803608576 http://twitter.com/#!/RachThukral/status/424918747204157441 http://twitter.com/#!/robinsonjaime_/status/424918483407994880 Heh. The biggest horror? http://twitter.com/#!/ObiFranceKenobi/status/424919138956374016 Snort. Twitter users are now reporting the news feed […]

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