Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer made what one Twitter user called “the worst argument for net neutrality ever” Wednesday when he attempted to pull off a sly reference to the hookup euphemism “Netflix and chill.”
The tweet in question was part of a thread in which Schumer argued against the repeal of so-called “net neutrality” rules which govern customer access to apps and websites.
“Without #NetNeutrality when a couple is streaming their favorite #Netflix show but it keeps lagging and killing the mood, who will be to blame?”
The message had been retweeted 209 times as of Wednesday afternoon, but had garnered 550 responses — many of them mocking Schumer. MORE HERE