THE CIA JOINED TWITTER, MEANING IT MIGHT ACTUALLY FOLLOW YOU NOW
By Joan E. Greve
There’s no hiding from the @CIA now, though it isn’t following any non-government Twitter users yet.
The Central Intelligence Agency joined Twitter Friday, racking up over 60,000 followers within an hour of its first tweet:
“We can neither confirm nor deny that this is our first tweet.”
The message, a joking reference to a “glomar response,” was retweeted 50,000 times. In a state release announcing its “social media expansion,” the CIA said that it planned to tweet throwback Thursday photos, fun facts, and agency updates. The CIA also recently joined Facebook.
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