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Wade Phillips Is The Best Old Dude In The Twitter Game


wade phillipsOld people usually aren’t good at the Internet in general, much less Twitter. But Wade Phillips, who just finished out the 2013-14 NFL season as the Texans’ interim head coach and is 66 years old, is really, really good at Twitter.

Today’s example: Watch as Phillips blams his blammers and humblebrags and — for those who are less slang-savvy — passively-aggressively calls out Jason Garrett for being a shittier head coach of the Dallas Cowboys than he was.

Good put-down; good use of hashtags; good job tagging the Cowboys so they can’t miss it.

But just in case you think all Phillips does on Twitter is be salty about not having a job at the moment, here’s a smattering of his other tweets that warm our collective heart:

He also live tweets games the way a head football coach might:

But, yeah, he does like to give his former employers shit on occasion. Here’s what he sent out after being let go by the Texans after this season:

Wade Phillips: Best old dude in the Twitter game right now. And that handle? Beautiful.

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