Tweet of the Day

No, Mika Brezinski is not trying to hook her daughter up with Justin Bieber:

For MSNBC’s Mika Brezinski, who’s routinely on her BlackBerry or laptop, technology is just a routine part of daily life.

But monitoring her kids’ online activity hasn’t been as effortless. In an essay titled “Internet Intervention” in September’s Ladies’ Home Journal (no link available), Brezinski writes of being “mortified” to realize 12 year-old daughter Carlie had tweeted under her mom’s account.

The message — “Can anyone help my daughter meet Justin Bieber?” — was sent to 19,000 followers, even garnering a re-tweet from NBC White House correspondent Savannah Guthrie.

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