Fake followers in social media is newest ploy, accusation in politics
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Forget ballot box irregularities. There's a virtual dust-up under way over how Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney amassed more than 100,000 new Twitter followers in just one weekend.
It may seem trivial, but not to social networking junkies or campaigns mindful of the need to project a digital image of popularity and power.
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