Penn State news by
Penn State's student blog

Topics

More

#thehubisnotaplayground Hits Penn State After Offensive Tweet

What does it take to start a Twitter hashtag these days? Many people have tried and failed to start hashtags like #Rush___ or #Team___, which usually never pick up steam.

Well, apparently all it takes is a single, simple, offensive Tweet. Like this one for example:

BTb1u9oIcAA_6i1

That tweet was sent out earlier this afternoon and made its rounds through the Penn State Twitter community. The tweet and Twitter account were quickly deleted, but we are left with a hashtag for the ages: #thehubisnotaplayground

Just take our word for it:

Your ad blocker is on.

Please choose an option below.

Sign up for our e-mail newsletter:
OR
Support quality journalism:
Purchase a Subscription!

About the Author

Ali Fogarty

Ali Fogarty is a senior from the suburbs of Philadelphia majoring in Public Relations and Political Science who's passionate about Netflix and everything bagels.

Follow on Another Platform
113kFollowers
157kFollowers
57.3kFollowers
4,570Subscribers
State College Links
Other posts by Ali

If Penn State Were Game of Thrones

In honor of the culmination of another season, we at Onward State found some parallels between Penn State and Game of Thrones.

Distraction of the Day: Duckling Rescue on Video

Post-Grad Life, As Told By Tweets

Penn State History Lesson: Alternative Original Campus Locations

Centre County was far from the first proposed location for the original Farmers’ High School.

Penn State History Lesson: Alternative Original Campus Locations

Centre County was far from the first proposed location for the original Farmers’ High School.

Penn State Cancels Classes Through January 25 Due To Forecasted Snow & Ice

From 5 a.m. on Wednesday to 5 a.m. on Thursday, January 26, all in-person classes and activities are canceled.

Onward Debates: Rec Hall Or Pegula Ice Arena?

Retro feel or modern amenities? Two of our staffers went head-to-head to discuss whether Rec Hall or Pegula’s atmosphere takes the cake.

 
Send this to a friend