DC Trawler

U.S. State Dept. now punishing Russia with… Twitter hashtags??

This is an actual thing that happened in real life. I did not Photoshop this or alter it in any way.

The latest example of the Obama administration’s smart diplomacy, courtesy of Twitchy:

Take that, Vlad!


Well, that ought to do the trick. Putin thought he had a pretty good idea, invading another sovereign country, until a bunch of people typed a hashtag into Twitter. “Bozhe moi! Twitter? Not that!!”

If Putin keeps this up, we’ll have to go to DEFCON 1: unfriending him on Facebook.

I think Guy Benson might have a point here:

Update: Twitter might not be an effective way to stop tyrannical thugs, but it’s good for a laugh.