So, @BeccaRum, a white Twitter user (troll?) whose account is now suspended, pondered out loud about black folks, racism and why she feels discriminated against because she wasn't invited to join black Twitter:
@BeccaRum This racism has to stop y'all.
@BeccaRum I am getting really sick and tired of being classified as a white person and therefore uneducated, racist, and excluded by black twitter.
@BeccaRum I wrote one tweet about feeling excluded and judged for being white and you all exclude and judge me for being white …
Folks with brains were kind enough to explain to @BeccaRum why her questions weren't very bright:
And then she disappeared into the ether:
Following the tradition of responding to ignorance with constructive Internet snark, @RPinHD started the hashtag #BlackTwitterWelcomeManual, a handy guide for those who are inquiring about "membership."
On getting read, throwing shade, edges and snatching:
On the origins and proper use of terms:
And finally, an important note: