Rhode Island professor Erik Loomis deletes his Twitter account; Update: What is he hiding?

Originally posted on Twitchy:

What do you do when you are an assistant professor at a public university and you’ve been caught red-handed retweeting a tweet advocating murder?

If you’re University of Rhode Island professor Erik Loomis, you delete your entire Twitter account.

Here is what his page looked like about 20 minutes ago:

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Here is what it looks like now:

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We’re glad he won’t be advocating violence on Twitter any longer. Hopefully, he will use the freed-up time to seek help from a mental health professional.

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Update: What exactly is Loomis hiding? Before he deleted his Twitter account, we managed to make note of a few of his angrier tweets (no screen caps, sorry):

“Nothing makes me more angry than being ordered what to do. Usuallly good at checking emotions, am now in towering rage at laptop-banning bar”

“@drfarls You have no idea how much I wanted to break…

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