Friday, July 26th, 2013
This is a wonderful flow chart showing just has crazy a random conversation on Twitter can turn into a full-bloodied transfer story promulgated by the English tabloid press in an incredibly short time.
The case study revolves around Liverpool’s supposed interest in Udinese striker Luis Muriel.
This flow chart was reported on Reddit after reportedly originating from the Liverpool’s fan forum ‘Red and White Kop’.
Some may call the flow chart evidence of how modern day Chinese whispers. Others have labelled it as evidence of ‘the multiplication of stupid’.
With relation to Liverpool, see the evolution of a rumour on Twitter below.