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    Posted on Jul 16, 2014

    CBS News Calls Derek Jeter "Michael Jeter" In All-Star Game Tweet And The Internet Goes Wild

    This is how fast things move on the internet.

    On Tuesday night, Derek Jeter made his final All-Star appearance. As he stepped off the field in the top of the 4th inning, the Yankees captain received a massive standing ovation from the crowd.

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    Afterward, @CBSNews tweeted this out:

    Which naturally led to a ton of people tweeting about #MichaelJeter...

    What CBS intern confused (presumably) Michael Jordan and Derek Jeter? #MichaelJeter is the surprising highlight of this #AllStarGame

    Craig Miller@Craigslist_26

    What CBS intern confused (presumably) Michael Jordan and Derek Jeter? #MichaelJeter is the surprising highlight of this #AllStarGame

    10:16 PM - 15 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Michael Jeter's farewell is as inspiring as Michael Jackson's "Flu Game." #michaeljeter

    Max Parker@GameGuyPGH

    Michael Jeter's farewell is as inspiring as Michael Jackson's "Flu Game." #michaeljeter

    10:20 PM - 15 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    A major tie to my childhood is over the second #MichaelJeter retires.

    Adrian Carrasquillo@RealAdrianC

    A major tie to my childhood is over the second #MichaelJeter retires.

    10:18 PM - 15 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Or is his half-brother Jadaveon Manziel? #MichaelJeter @CBSNews

    Queen of SideEyesia@JaiSayWhat

    Or is his half-brother Jadaveon Manziel?

    #MichaelJeter @CBSNews

    10:21 PM - 15 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And then "Michael Jeter" became the No. 1 trending topic worldwide on Twitter.

    And, of course, the Wikipedia page for the REAL Michael Jeter was changed.

    15 minutes later, CBS News deleted the tweet and sent out a correction.

    Whoops, we meant to say DEREK Jeter takes bow at his final All-Star game http://t.co/csJROOgNWU

    CBS News@CBSNews

    Whoops, we meant to say DEREK Jeter takes bow at his final All-Star game http://t.co/csJROOgNWU

    10:20 PM - 15 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    God bless the internet.