Florida was once again trending on Twitter Tuesday night under the tag “How Florida.” While the state is known for its unusual incidents, the social media platform highlighted a few in particular.
Many of the nearly 2,000 tweets on the topic linked to a Twitter moment “How Florida stayed weird in 2016,” a series of strange stories posted by news sites.
Many of the stories involved a gator in some shape or form, but the list also included stories with strange occurrences surrounding robberies, Hurricane Matthew, shootings and the viral “Sorry I Tased You” cake.
Sprinkled in the trending topic were tweets like “how Florida does winter” and other comments on the warmer weather.
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