Don’t call Ben White’s profile pic ‘meh’

The Politico correspondent suffers a reported freak-out after ChartGirl founder Hilary Sargent disses his Twitter avatar as such. He’s since apologized.

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Such a simple bit of onomatopoeia. But when used at the wrong time, in the wrong context, directed at the wrong person, WATCH OUT!

Hilary Sargent learned that the hard way when she tweeted the following to Politico reporter Ben White: “Meh on the new profile pic.”

White became white hot with rage. Despite Sargent’s insistence that she was only joking, White retaliated like a bullied third-grader who had finally had enough. Here’s a wrap-up of his side of things:

Why would you say something like that? What is the matter with you?

I liked your old face better.

meh on your entire existence.

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