GOOD NEWS: MORE PEOPLE ARE FOLLOWING YOU ON TWITTER, BAD NEWS: THEY’RE FROM THE GOVERNMENT

GOOD NEWS: MORE PEOPLE ARE FOLLOWING YOU ON TWITTER, BAD NEWS: THEY’RE FROM THE GOVERNMENT

Good News: With governments around the world (but mostly ours) pressuring Twitter to release more users’ private information, you are finally getting some attention on Twitter, just like you always wanted.

Bad News: According to the Twitter’s transparency report, governments usually only request the emails or IP addresses linked to the Twitter account, which means they probably missed that inspirational quote you posted this morning about living every day to the fullest.

Good News: Since the report did not include secret information requests authorized under the Patriot Act, Twitter is not allowed to acknowledge the existence of the requests, so who knows how many CIA agents could potentially be reading your hilarious take on the Simon Cowell baby mama drama!

Bad News: This is not going to help you get verified.

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