A Twitter #Fartgate, A Google Dream’s Death, and More News From Today
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With #Fartgate, Twitter was a gas once again
Last night during an interview with US representative Eric Swalwell on Hardball on the ongoing impeachment hearings against President Trump, what can only be described as a fart sound ripped through the airwaves. And with it, an internet tsunami. Within 12 minutes the clip was up on Twitter, and for a little while the internet came together to ignore the terrifying news cycle and gather ’round the great unifier: the objective hilarity of a fart.
Last week, Google employees received an email from CEO Sundar Pichai outlining his plan to cut back the company’s defining all-hands meeting known as TGIF to once a month, adding that the meetings would sti