Politics

The Daily Currant Stikes Again

Last week the satire site convinced the Washington Post that Sarah Palin had joined Al-Jazeera. This week the Twitterverse is convinced she's joining Harvard's faculty.

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Money back please! - Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/E1Kbvu1K

Money back please! - Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/E1Kbvu1K-- Tim Cooper

Now Harvard is countertrolling Yale. http://t.co/UrDvMxPq via @nedasoc

Now Harvard is countertrolling Yale. http://t.co/UrDvMxPq via @nedasoc-- Natalia Cecire

RT @Gkhosh: Ahahaha! So HARVARD! ---> Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/XAwMmGMH

RT @Gkhosh: Ahahaha! So HARVARD! ---> Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/XAwMmGMH-- Lillian Carrasquillo

Sarah Pailn named a visiting scholar at Harvard, grad school has lost all meaning to me at this point... http://t.co/C5eqIQGj

Sarah Pailn named a visiting scholar at Harvard, grad school has lost all meaning to me at this point... http://t.co/C5eqIQGj-- Matt Fay

Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/OZULz7fK #TellMeThisIsAHoaxStory

Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/OZULz7fK #TellMeThisIsAHoaxStory-- RubenCastillaHerrera

How can Harvard use Palin and scholar in the same sentence? Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/4mcgLt2d

How can Harvard use Palin and scholar in the same sentence? Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/4mcgLt2d-- Toby Simon

Notre Dame alums withhold $ after bad coaching hires "Some have reacted with surprise to Palin's move to academic life" http://t.co/sZhJUAbO

Notre Dame alums withhold $ after bad coaching hires "Some have reacted with surprise to Palin's move to academic life" http://t.co/sZhJUAbO-- Jim Arkedis

Sarah Palin teaching at @Harvard? http://t.co/X6KhKyv5

Sarah Palin teaching at @Harvard? http://t.co/X6KhKyv5-- Eric Shu

RT @katiedel: Fave phrase of the day: "what the fuckery" -- courtesy @mozzadrella RE: Sarah Palin's appointment at Harvard... http://t.co/8cOq5kli

RT @katiedel: Fave phrase of the day: "what the fuckery" -- courtesy @mozzadrella RE: Sarah Palin's appointment at Harvard... http://t.co/8cOq5kli-- Chad O'Connor

More visiting, less scholar. MT @ghoshworld:Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/XbOULM2V

More visiting, less scholar. MT @ghoshworld:Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/XbOULM2V-- mieke eoyang

Whoa! RT @ghoshworld: No, this NOT from The Onion: Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/0piVEx07

Whoa! RT @ghoshworld: No, this NOT from The Onion: Sarah Palin Appointed Visiting Scholar at Harvard http://t.co/0piVEx07-- Ashis Basu

Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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