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Sen. John Kerry acknowledges applause while addressing constituents at Faneuil Hall in Boston Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) Sen. John Kerry acknowledges applause while addressing constituents at Faneuil Hall in Boston Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)  

John Kerry will write ‘JK’ after all of his State Dept. tweets

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      Vince Coglianese

      Vince Coglianese is the executive editor of The Daily Caller.

      His reporting has received wide coverage, including in the pages of The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and The Drudge Report, among others. Vince has appeared as a guest on the Fox News Channel, CNN and CNBC, as well as other cable news networks. Additionally, Vince has been a guest on "The Sean Hannity Radio Show," Sirius XM''s "The Press Pool with Julie Mason," "The Schnitt Show" and Glenn Beck's TheBlaze TV.

      Prior to joining TheDC, Vince was the Web Editor for CarolinaCoastOnline.com, and a radio talk show host for The Talk Station (WTKF/WJNC) in Morehead City, N.C.

Newly-installed Secretary of State John Kerry will begin tweeting soon from the Department of State’s official Twitter account.

All tweets that come directly from Kerry will have his initials, “JK,” included at the end of the messages.

But in the world of social media, “JK” is widely understood to mean “just kidding.”

The State Department revealed in a tweet Monday that Kerry’s messages would all have the confusing addition:

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