17 baffling, barmy but mostly brilliant reasons people got blocked by famous people on Twitter
When someone asked Twitter users to share the reasons why they’d been blocked or unfollowed, it unleashed a torrent of stories of pettiness, umbrage and righteous anger. This is what started it.
Name a reason why somebody blocked/unfollowed you
— No Pressure (@Gon_Ride) January 10, 2018
And these 17 answers display the dark underbelly of Twitter.
Seeing all these tweets about the reasons people have been blocked by other people on here. That fella that got blocked by Marc Almond is still my favourite. pic.twitter.com/tb8hT3BLAV
— Andy (@alreadytaken74) May 12, 2018
I got blocked by "psychic" Derek Acorah because he tweeted that one of his shows was cancelled due to circumstances beyond his control, and I asked him why he didn't know in advance. https://t.co/0lgzHOdNNO
— Bruce Lawson (@brucel) January 11, 2018
I always pull this one out, but William Friedkin blocked me because I told him I paused SORCERER to watch a dog that was on a roof across the streethttps://t.co/wPqzld67wF
— Carl Garcia (@carlinspace) May 9, 2018
Donald Trump Blocked me because I said eating spoonfuls of Miracle Whip has a higher approval rating than he does.
— Tony Posnanski (@tonyposnanski) January 11, 2018
Monie Love blocked me because I included her on a Spotify playlist of my favorite female MCs. She replied: How about celebrating the MC period.” Meanwhile this… pic.twitter.com/LfahzJXwh1
— Craig Seymour (@craigspoplife) January 10, 2018
Sebastian Gorka blocked me because I retweeted this pic pic.twitter.com/Aic6JTl5tQ
— Susan Cabral (@suealjen) January 11, 2018
Because I made a joke about Right Said Fred being 'Deeply UKippy'. https://t.co/eYx0q13a5i
— Jonny Morris #FBPE (@jonnymorris1973) May 13, 2018
I told Ricky Gervais he wasn't funny, and he got offended. https://t.co/ZfKYgujXjg
— Another Angry Woman (@stavvers) May 12, 2018