social media watch-list
Homeland Security’s Long, Long List of Social Media Watch Words
Everybody knows that you don't say "bomb" at an airport. It's just a bad idea. But how about social media? You can say anything you want there, can't you? You should be able to figure out the answer to that question. The answer is, yes, technically you can, but if you say certain things, the Department of Homeland Security is going to take notice. We've known for a while that the government has had its eye on social media and after Leigh Van Bryan was arrested for tweeting the words "destroy" and "America" in that order, it became clear that tweets can be taken very, very seriously, but how many words could possibly be on the DHS's watch-list. A bunch. A whole bunch.Read on...