Twitter fools people on April Fools' Day by saying the "edit button" is in the work

Twitter fools people on April Fools’ Day by saying the “edit button” is in the work

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On April Fools’ Day, Twitter posted a tweet on its official account saying “we working on an edit button,” eliciting both laughter and emotions at the announcement of the long-awaited feature.

“We cannot confirm or deny but we may edit our statement later,” Twitter replied in response when asked if the tweet was a joke.

It was welcomed positively by some commentators. Some thought it was funny. Others, though, did not.’s verified account responded on Twitter to the “Definition of Unfunny.”