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Twitter says 'working on an edit button'; why Twitterati doesn't believe it

Twitter says 'working on an edit button'; why Twitterati doesn't believe it

Asked if the tweet was a joke, Twitter said in a statement, "We cannot confirm or deny but we may edit our statement later."

A Twitter logo is seen outside the company headquarters in San Francisco, California, U.S., January 11, 2021. (Photo: Reuters) A Twitter logo is seen outside the company headquarters in San Francisco, California, U.S., January 11, 2021. (Photo: Reuters)

Twitter Inc tweeted a message on its official account on Friday saying it was working on an edit button, drawing laughter and tears at the message about the long-sought feature on April Fools' Day.

Asked if the tweet was a joke, Twitter said in a statement, "We cannot confirm or deny but we may edit our statement later."

Some commentators welcomed it.

Some saw it as funny.

Still, others did not.

The verified account of Dictionary.com tweeted a link to the "Definition of unfunny."

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