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Intern tweets of the week

Jenna Johnson

It's Friday, so here's your weekly list of the funniest things I have seen interns (or their bosses or co-workers) say on Twitter this week ...

@aliassquint Just saw the Secretary of the Treasury! Timothy Geithner is like an idol in our office. The other intern was FLIPPING OUT. July 30

@kickthebobo 20yo intern didn't know what either a Hipster or American Apparel was. Looking into get her some sort of EPA protected status. Aug 2

@AmandaLitman The big boss calls me "darling." Pro: it's demeaning and he would never call the other intern that. Con: awwwwwhelovesme! July 30

@vabeachrep Final thought: if you're an intern, you do NOT flash the peace sign to your manager as a way of saying "I'm leaving for the day." July 31

@kinksgem So this male nurse intern asked if I was preggers. Once I said no, he started flirting w/ me. Que? Aug 2

@kevindalias Pro tip for internship candidates: reply-all is your friend. Use it. Aug 2

@WashingTina Intern just showed up for wrk in what looks like a green satin prom dress. Aug 4

@rsomers With our new intern Andrew, we've coined a new term: "Andrewsourcing". As in, "I've Andrewsourced that task" Aug 4

@Rachell2276 Is he an intern or a real person? July 30

@2xxlusive Got my internship #fistpump time to celebrate July 30

@asdeshmukh Spent night at Satya's (6 guys in one apt), good old bach days. Sleeping on air bed reminded me of my internship days. July 31

@serenalee18 Met a girl who's a social media intern for a SF company. She doesn't have a twitter, has no idea how to use it and hopes her boss won't know July 31

@Lon_Lon26 I have no real experience on that... Personally, I wouldnt hire me, not even as an intern... But, here's hope... Aug 1

@jnlangley irrationally upset about the end of my internship. Aug 1

@JCloward intern quote of the day, from the Giant's game "I don't think I'm going to make it til halftime" "there's no halftime in baseball" Aug 2

@YurtRabia I thought the idea of an internship was to gain why do they reject you for any internship cuz u lack that experience??? Aug 2

@stealing1stbase @EliseMichelle Going by your Twitter bio, you're an intern. Not sure why I would have heard of an intern. Get over yourself. Aug 4

@dVinePurPose247 Maybe it wasn't a good idea adding my cellphone number to my Office email signature..Intern thinks its ok to casually text me now lol.. Aug 4

@FerCarneiro The intern won't stop smiling after getting back from the naked Wreck Beach run preview! Aug 5

@ollyo2 I am an intern for an intern. Living the dream! Aug 4

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By Jenna Johnson  |  August 6, 2010; 4:20 PM ET
Categories:  D.C. Interns  | Tags: Internships, Twitter  
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