Reply to post: Re: Sense of proportion

Twitter: Why we silenced Rose McGowan after she slammed alleged sex pest Harvey Weinstein

Dave Bell

Re: Sense of proportion

I have used Twitter, and I don't understand how the quoted warning could lead to the offending tweet being deleted. I can see why Twitter doesn't want to make a public reference to that tweet. What seems to be missing is something like "We have sent you a DM with full details".

They are beta-testing long tweets, and I suppose there might be a length problem in this, but Twitter is getting a reputation for inept handling of offensive material.

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