ESPN Sports Commencement Hashtag Breeds Snarky Twitter Reactions

Hashtags are great aren’t they? They’re like that extra little turn of phrase that changes a tweet from ordinary to exceptional. They’re even better when companies try to squeeze a marketing ploy out of them, or engender good will, and it blows up. While ESPN didn’t have nearly the #AskEmmert debacle on its hands Monday, the Worldwide Leader’s Sports Commencement hashtag produced some snarky reactions.

It’s alway fun when Twitter thumbs its nose at the establishment, so here are some of the better takes from ESPN’s latest hip hashtag.

And there you have it. Another hashtag situation gone to the dogs.