Twitter Tests 24-Hour Disappearing Tweets Called Fleets and Gets Roasted for the Name

Twitter comms allegedly has a gay intern who tweeted, “Yes we know what fleets means.”

First things first: Fleet is the brand name of the most widely used packaged enema. Now that we have that cleared up, it’s easy to understand why Twitter’s Wednesday morning announcement regarding the platform’s new disappearing tweets—called, yes, Fleets—resulted in awed responses from users.