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The Revolution Will Be Tweeted

The Revolution Will Be Tweeted

Occupy Wall Street Twitter Hacked by Spammers, Followers Confused by Tweets About Credit Scores

The off-message tweets happened between 3:39 a.m. and 4:02 a.m. EST on May 2.

Demonstrations broke out all over New York City Monday for what was billed as a day of resurgence for the Occupy Wall Street movement. The May 1 protests were months in the planning and drew 15,000 people at one point to Union Square, according to Mother Jones. As in the fall, the protesters used Twitter to communicate. The official Twitter account of occupywallst.org, @OccupyWallSt, has 159,281 followers. It usually tweets about assemblies and the revolution, but anyone who was logged on early this morning got treated to a few off-color remarks. Read More