Student learns college administrators use Twitter, too

The Huntington News reports a Northeastern student who tweeted that he would shoot the university president if he didn't get more financial aid suddenly found himself in a little f2f with campus police:

Detectives checked the student's apartment for weapons and found none.

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    Internet tough guy bites the dust.

    And if future possible employers or anyone else doing a background search should find that tweet?

    Internet 101

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    Sarcasm and hyperbole do not work on the internet.

    Excellent! You are correct

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    my first comment was indeed sarcasm.

    The 2nd comment isn't hyperbole.

    Hoo boy

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    If you deliberately present a slow-moving target like that, then you're precluded from complaining about the potshots taken at it....