Offensive to Journalists, But OK for Coal Miners?
"So it was okay for Democrats and the liberal media to tell unemployed coal miners to learn to code, but it’s not okay to tell unemployed journalists the same."
That was the reaction of Daily Caller video columnist Stephanie Hamill to the news that Twitter was censoring users who used the hashtag #LearnToCode when responding to journalists who were laid off.
Some Twitter users seized the moment to give journos the same advice that was given to coal miners who were laid off during the Obama era thanks to overregulation: “Learn to code.”
Now Twitter is calling the hashtag “abusive” and against its policy if it’s directed at laid-off journalists.
Full video commentary is below: