of the Best Twitter Threads
By Desiree Pore
It’s a known fact that Twitter is the best social media website to have ever existed; with Twitter, you can post anything that’s on your mind (with a little caution, of course). Thanks to its newest update (the thread), people can now string together their tweets for easier reading.
But even before the update, threads have already existed. Thanks to these threads, our use of Twitter became more entertaining. Read on to know which threads made us laugh and shake our heads in confusion this year.
So, my apartment is currently being haunted by the ghost of a dead child and he’s trying to kill me. (thread)
— Adam Ellis (@moby_dickhead) August 7, 2017
The ongoing thread is about a man, whose apartment is being hunted by a ghost, specifically David. Complete with photos and videos to back up his story, Adam’s Dear David encounter is downright scary.
Sharpay Evans a.k.a. The Real MVP
IT’S BEEN A LONG TIME COMING BUT IT’S FINALLY HERE,WHY SHARPAY EVANS WAS THE REAL VICTIM OF HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC:A THREAD
— Karim (@SHARPAYSAVICTIM) May 14, 2017
Arguably the best Twitter thread of the year, @SHARPAYSAVICTIM plots the whole reason why Sharpay Evans of High School Musical was the real victim of the film series. And sister did make a point.
Thread of Positivity
Since I’m bored and 2017 was full of negative news stories, I’ve found some positive stories you probably didn’t hear about.
— Jacob Atkins (@atkins_jacob1) December 21, 2017
2017 WAS A BAD YEAR. WE ALL KNOW IT. All throughout the year we’ve been waiting for a plot twist to happen, but nothing did happen. With 2017 full of negativity, @atkins_jacob1 gave us the plot twist the whole world deserves: a list of positive stories that happened within the year.
The #MeToo Movement
If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’ as a reply to this tweet. pic.twitter.com/k2oeCiUf9n
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) October 15, 2017
What started as a hashtag became one of the most important movements of the year. Thanks to our favorite Charmed sister Alyssa Milano, other women who experienced sexual assault were given a platform to empower other women who have gone through the same thing.