Man, I don’t even know if my sixteen-year-old self would recognize this world. The electronics alone casually tossed on my desk would make his head explode. And, no, he wouldn’t have been prepared by, say, Star Trek: The Next Generation. That show wasn’t even out yet when I was sixteen.
Or he’s trying to troll somebody.
Steve Cohen, a Tennessee congressman, called Cyndi Lauper “hot” in a tweet and then abruptly deleted it.
Which, it turns out, was part of his secret plan.
“It was all a ruse,” Cohen tells [Howard Kurtz], an effort to fool the media. “I knew by deleting it they would run it, it would give it news, give it life. That was the hook.”