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Twitter suspends Nikki Finke accounts — both of them

The anonymous Twitter spoof account that poses as Deadline.com's Nikki Finke currently rings up suspended if you try to visit @NikklFinke — note the last letter in Nikki there is actually a lower case L. And for whatever reason, the real Finke account — @NikkiFinke — is also suspended as of now. Between these and Guy Adams' shutdown during the Olympics, Twitter does seem to suspend first and ask questions (or come up with justifications) later.

Hat tip: David Poland on Twitter.


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