Unsolicited Dog Pics is the one Twitter account you want sliding into your DMs
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Unsolicited Dog Pics is the one Twitter account you want sliding into your DMs

Seregraff Venturing into an inbox teeming with unsolicited messages from people you don’t know can be an unsettling experience. The internet is a shady place at the best of times, and at its worst, it’s a cesspool, festering with unfounded toxicity and poisoning all who dare tread its virulent thoroughfares. More than half of women aged 18 to 34 have received an offensive, unsolicited picture dick pic from a man , while roughly one quarter of men in the same age bracket have sent one. A quarter of British adults have experienced cyberbullying. On Friday, it was revealed that Twitter is testing a feature that will automatically hide direct messages that its automated system thinks are offensive. But an anonymous Twitter account is sliding into people’s DMs with a beacon of hope. Instead of unwanted snaps of private parts or unsavoury advances from complete strangers, the account sends unsolicited dog pics, featuring wonderful pooches of all shapes and sizes, to hundreds of random Twitter users a week. “I am the counterbalance to unsolicited dick pics,” reads the bio of Unsolicited Dog Pics . “I just came up with the idea one morning while I was sitting around and thought […]

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