Positive, Herman Cain freaked out Twitter on Wednesday, however that’s to be anticipated if you submit a tweet two weeks after your demise.
The previous Republican presidential candidate died July 30 on the age of 74 after being hospitalized for COVID-19. He was identified with the sickness every week after attending a rally for President Donald Trump in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
So it was fairly a shock for a lot of Twitter customers when Cain’s Twitter account posted a tweet attacking Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.
Initially, the tweet was posted as if coming from Cain himself, however the individuals managing the account later modified the title to The Cain Gang although the Twitter deal with stays @THEHermanCain.
There was a little bit of warning: Cain’s daughter, Melanie Cain Gallo, posted on his web site Tuesday that the household will proceed to make use of the platform “to share the data and concepts he believed in.”
Nonetheless, earlier than the Twitter deal with modified, many individuals had been understandably freaked out by what appeared like a useless man’s tweet.
Others puzzled when the Trump marketing campaign would benefit from Cain’s Twitter resurrection.
Nonetheless others had been simply there to make puns.
Some frightened in regards to the ethical problems with tweeting from past the grave.
One man gave credit score the place credit score was due.
And one individual instructed the Cain tweet was an indication of extra tasteless issues to come back.
CORRECTION: A earlier model of this story said incorrectly that the tweets had been posted on Thursday. They posted on Wednesday.
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