WOW: ‘#PrayForAmazon trends on Instagram as the world tries to grapple with the Amazon fires and that no one reported on them for almost 3 weeks’

We just stumbled across something crazy we’d like to report on. A heck of a story submitted to reddit in the last day by the user ShiraJecz1 titled #PrayForAmazon trends on Instagram as the world tries to grapple with the Amazon fires and that no one reported on them for almost 3 weeks is gaining some traction, having got 96 comments already at the time of writing. You can read the initial story (posted by screenshot-magazine.com) at this link. This was posted at 2019-08-23 15:48:57 and has an ID of cuaoiz. Some comments on this story are as follows (and you can comment here if you have anything to add):

  • “Because the same fires happen every year. Rain season has started you won’t be able to set them on fire with napalm.

    Also NASA report from… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user YehNahYer at 2019-08-24 03:31:51. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.

  • “Do the regular people in Brazil care? If they don’t, then all this world wide outrage will have almost no impact.“, posted by the user wurtin at 2019-08-23 21:14:02. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Yet another hashtag! We’re getting so many things done!“, posted by the user regularclump at 2019-08-23 20:57:18. We judge this to be a positive comment and one that is objective.
  • “Why?“, posted by the user KrustytheClown1989 at 2019-08-23 20:56:38. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Fuck praying and fuck hashtags. Prayers to a non existent God does no good for anyone. If you need any more evidence for a lack of a God is … (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user daveruiz at 2019-08-23 20:51:25. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.
  • “Are Instagram buying prominence on reddit? I keep seeing that word. There used to be lots of posts that mentioned Facebook but I never see a… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user dkxo at 2019-08-23 20:50:29. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Fine! I’ll renew my Prime membership.“, posted by the user parkcamper at 2019-08-23 20:47:19. We judge this to be a positive comment and one that is objective.
  • “who fucking cares hashtags are useless“, posted by the user Gobierno_Anterior at 2019-08-23 20:35:58. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Amazon thank you for supporting their decision on using non-recyclable material“, posted by the user DaNose_50-50 at 2019-08-23 20:34:17. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Because thoughts and prayers have worked so well for the mass shootings in the US…“, posted by the user teamhae at 2019-08-23 20:23:48. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.

As this is a topic of great importance to our team here, I am looking for more facts on this story and will let you know as soon as we are finished.

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