#Hashtag: Pope visits U.S.


Twitter erupted with celebratory tweets concerning the arrival of Pope Francis on U.S. soil. Tweets ranged from messages of support, concern for commercialism, hidden agendas and fashion advice.

While some tweeters were interested in the Pope’s arrival, others latched on to the necessary details of the material world concerning the Pope. From his struggles with the winds to his car choice.

One person even commented on the First Lady’s outfit.

Things became political quickly.

But no matter what, tweets showed that people were excited that Pope Francis came for a visit.

My name is Jamie Teixeira and I am a senior English and journalism with a minor in Leadership. I am the president of Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society, a tutor at the K-State Writing Center,and a member of the K-State Tap Dance Ensemble. My future plans are to become an editor or publisher of children's literature. Outside of school I love to read and cuddle with my kitten, Bert.