What happens these days when a photographer's photo inadvertently shoulder-surfs your phone screen? If you're a politician and the content vaguely resembles porn, internet sleuths are on the case. In one case this week
, depending on your point of view, the results were a disappointment or a relief.
It all started with a now-deleted Tweet, as Sam Haysom reports:
In yet more evidence that crowdsourcing works, it took a few hundred retweets and a few hours for the answer to emerge:
Turns out is was possible FBI snitch Gordon Parks! Checkmate, politician!
• Blurry, fleshy-looking pic on politician's phone sparks Twitter search (Mashable)
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