How a Tweet Can Ruin Your Life

Jared Belcher, Ben Shoun, & Brett Moore

In 2013, Justine tweeted a joke to her 170 followers that, unknown to her, became worldwide news in the 11 hours she was on a plane. Millions of people, without knowing Justine or anything about her, seized the opportunity to very publicly destroy her for the insensitively of her joke. Is social-media-rage-culture becoming the basis for our interactions online?