publication date: Monday, December 4, 2017 (part of Winter 2018)

category: Controversy

clue: Lots of people don't care for Donald Trump's tweeting. Only one person was in a position to do something about it.

explanation: Duysak was a contractor working for Twitter. On his last day of employment in November 2017, he deactivated Trump's Twitter account, an outage that lasted for 11 minutes and got a lot of attention. more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, and Erik Bates


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