Daniel Burke of CNN reports that the #PrayForOklahoma hashtag was used 75,000 times as of Tuesday afternoon — and I think it’s safe to assume most of those times weren’t snarky. But does it help? Of course not. Prayer might make the people tweeting it feel better — though, are they even getting on their knees? — but it does nothing to help the people struggling in Oklahoma right now.
At least Ricky Gervais had the right idea:
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) May 21, 2013
Gervais has also used the hashtag #ActuallyDoSomethingForOklahoma.
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