I may be in the minority here, but when I see an RT, I don’t assume that the person RT’ing necessarily endorses what’s being RT’d. Lately, I’ve been getting messages on Twitter that suggest other people do assume that of me, however.
Quick example of an RT I sent out the other day:
Now, some disclaimers:
- I’m not a regular reader of The Huffington Post, nor do I wholly endorse it as a news organization.
- I can’t vouch for The Huffington Post as a nice place to work.
- I do endorse people being employed, preferably at a job they like.
I don’t blame people for assuming things, even though I do think it’s a bit presumptive, but I’m curious to know what your opinion is:
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