1. Dr. Phil sent this tweet on Tuesday afternoon, immediately sparking intense reaction.
2. The people answered Dr. Phil:
@DrPhil The answer is No, Never you jackass. And then you kick whoever asked you in the throat. #teensaccused/ Via
Aren’t you married? RT @DrPhil: If a girl is drunk, is it OK to have sex with her? Reply yes or no to @drphil #teensaccused/ Via
@DrPhil As a girl, I enjoy waking up and not knowing who penetrated me the night before. #teensaccused/ Via
Go home @DrPhil, you’re drunk./ Via
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If guy is pretend doctor, is it OK for him to send tweet essentially asking if rape is OK and then delete it? Reply yes or no to @DrPhil./ Via
Is @drphil a moron or an asshole? So hard to decide./ Via
RT @DrPhil: If a tab is drunk, is it OK to close it? Reply yes or no to @drphil #tabsaccused/ Via
9. Dr. Phil then deleted the tweet.
Oh, @DrPhil deleted the tweet: https://t.co/X0d0cstny7/ Via
10. But the people of the internet preserved it.
Hey, @DrPhil, if someone deletes his tweet, is it okay to post a screenshot of it? http://t.co/h8yV2bWsB0/ Via
It’s good @drphil deleted his rape apologist question because now it’s like we are too drunk to remember it happened so it’s cool/ Via
12. A spokesperson for the show responded to a BuzzFeed question about the tweet:
“This tweet was intended to evoke discussion leading into a very serious show topic. It was not intended to be taken lightly,” the spokesperson said. “It’s based upon a recent news story, hence the #teensaccused label.”
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