What that #1A hashtag means

By Matt Collins Article may include affiliate links

Users of Twitter and other social media sites may have noticed the hashtag #1A trending — but what does it mean?

  • The hashtag is sort for “First Amendment.”
  • While the hashtag is not new, after CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta had his press credentials suspended, the hashtag gained renewed interest.
  • You can see the latest tweets using the hashtag here.
  • The hashtag is, in most contexts, not in reference to the studio designation (“Studio 1A”) that NBC News’ ‘Today’ uses.