Gator falls for fake Twitter By: Evan Jankens @kingofthekc “How do you like them apples! The Red Wings get the top player in free agency!” Suffice it to say, Gator was excited by what he read on Twitter Tuesday afternoon — basically overcome by happiness. “Polish it up, baby!” he yelled, when he saw what looked like a Tweet from Pierre LeBrun saying the Red Wings had signed Matt Niskanen. But it wasn’t true; it was a fake Twitter account. Doug Karsch broke the news to him and poor Gator’s joy was short-lived. Like so many highs, it quickly turned to frustration. “Arrrrrgh!!!! I hate you Twitter, I hate you so much!!!” he said, ranting. “I hate you Pierre LeBrun and your 42 followers!” Ah, the agony of Twitter defeat. The segment was one to remember. Gator was gloating as if the Red Wings had won the Stanley Cup, Karsch was singing, producer Khang was playing goal horn — and all for nothing. They were fooled. Oh well, it happens to the best of us. I remember the first time I used Twitter. Oh, I kid, I kid! I was once legitimately fooled by The Onion. Ah well, what can you do other than learn from your mistakes. Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. More From CBS Detroit Best Places To See Indie Rock In DetroitIt's called Detroit Rock City for a reason. Guide: Best Barbecue In Metro DetroitSometimes, nothing hits the spot like good barbecue.