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In the shadow of the golden statues to be presented Sunday night at the 85th Academy Awards ceremony will be rousing second-screen entertainment on Twitter. Humorist and author Andy Borowitz said, “Following the Oscars on Twitter is like watching the show with 100 million of your drunkest friends.” (Associated Press)

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Associated Press In the shadow of the golden statues to be presented Sunday night at the 85th Academy Awards ceremony will be rousing second-screen entertainment on Twitter. Humorist and author Andy Borowitz said, “Following the Oscars on Twitter is like watching the show with 100 million of your drunkest friends.”

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In the shadow of the golden statues to be presented Sunday night at the 85th Academy Awards ceremony will be rousing second-screen entertainment on Twitter. Humorist and author Andy Borowitz said, “Following the Oscars on Twitter is like watching the show with 100 million of your drunkest friends.” (Associated Press)

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This frame grab taken Feb. 18, 2013, shows what appears to be Burger King's Twitter account after it was apparently hacked. Starting just after noon Eastern time that day, the fast-food company's Twitter picture was changed to a McDonald's logo, and the account tweeted that it had been sold to rival McDonald's. (Associated Press)

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President Obama gets ready to toss a football in this photo posted on his Twitter feed moments before the Super Bowl kickoff between the Ravens and 49ers. It was taken in 2010.

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President Obama gets ready to toss a football in this photo posted on his Twitter feed moments before the Super Bowl kickoff.

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** FILE ** In this Oct. 29, 2012, photo, Newark Mayor Cory Booker, right, speaks during a news conference at the Office of Emergency Management in Newark, N.J. Booker says he plans to honor a Twitter challenge and live on food stamps for at least a week. In a Twitter exchange Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, Booker and a user named TwitWit discussed government funding for school meals. Booker suggested they both try living on food stamps for a week or month. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** In this Oct. 29, 2012, photo, Newark Mayor Cory Booker, right, speaks during a news conference at the Office of Emergency Management in Newark, N.J. Booker says he plans to honor a Twitter challenge and live on food stamps for at least a week. In a Twitter exchange Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, Booker and a user named TwitWit discussed government funding for school meals. Booker suggested they both try living on food stamps for a week or month. (Associated Press)

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D.C. police post a photo of the traffic jam from an overturned truck spilling diesel fuel on I-495 on the department's official Twitter feed. Photo from MPD.

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This photo released by Romney for President Press Secretary Andrea Saul via Twitter, firemen enter the plane carrying Anne Romney, wife of Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney, after the plane made an emergency landing Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 in Denver. (AP Photo/Romney for President)

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This photo released by Romney for President Press Secretary Andrea Saul via Twitter, firemen enter the plane carrying Anne Romney, wife of Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney, after the plane made an emergency landing Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 in Denver. (AP Photo/Romney for President)

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Triple jumper Voula Papachristou was removed from the Greek team by the Hellenic Olympic Committee after she posted a racist joke on Twitter. (Associated Press)

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Triple jumper Voula Papachristou was removed from the Greek team by the Hellenic Olympic Committee after she posted a racist joke on Twitter. (Associated Press)

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A computer screen displaying the the micro-blogging site Twitter is seen July 26, 2012, in London. Users across the United States, Europe and Africa reported outages or sluggishness on the day before the London 2012 Games are expected to cause a spike in activity on the site. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** A frame grab of the PBS website from May 31, 2011, is shown, as PBS officials confirmed on its official Twitter account that the website had been hacked. Lulz Security has stolen mountains of personal data in about a dozen different hacks, embarrassing law enforcement on both sides of the Atlantic. (Associated Press)

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ESPN has suspended Keith Olbermann for the rest of the week after he went on a Twitter rant against Penn State students. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

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D.C Fire Department spokesman Lon Walls has said on his personal Facebook and Twitter accounts that a firefighters' walkout from Chief Kenneth Ellerbe's Jan. 24 State of the Department speech was racist. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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A boy lays down on the lap of a man in the audience as Republican presidential hopefuls Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney, and Newt Gingrich speak at a Presidential Debate held by The South Carolina Republican Party, Fox News Channel, The Wall Street Journal, and Twitter at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC, Monday, January 16, 2012.(Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)

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Members of the audience applaud as Republican presidential hopefuls Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney, and Newt Gingrich attend a Presidential Debate held by The South Carolina Republican Party, Fox News Channel, The Wall Street Journal, and Twitter at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC, Monday, January 16, 2012.(Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)

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Republican presidential hopefuls Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul take the stage at a debate held by the South Carolina Republican Party, Fox News Channel, The Wall Street Journal and Twitter at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, S.C., Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)