Several observers on Twitter sent out tweets about the American Medical Association House of Delegates' lack of social media skills, but it's doubtful that many delegates will ever read them. Or, as American College of Physicians Senior Vice President Bob Doherty put it, “What if u tweet and no one there to hear?”
Outliers: Tweet-less at the AMA ...
Exact numbers weren't reported, but according to an informal poll of the House of Delegates, while 32% of them liked Facebook, only 1% used Twitter; 10% used both; while 41% used neither and 16% said social media was “for kids.”
That last total could be why a Bloomberg reporter added #oldpeople to his tweet. (Though after checking some messages with that hashtag, Outliers was tempted to retweet them but only after adding #cantwriteagrammaticalsentence.)
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