Jon Lester is a starting pitcher for the Chicago Cubs. Lester Holt is the anchor of NBC Nightly News.
They are not the same person.
But they do have two things in common — they're both named Lester and they both use Twitter. So when some viewers of last week's presidential debate shared their thoughts on Twitter, they got their Lesters mixed up.
Holt, who hosted the debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, drew criticism for his moderation, or lack thereof, according to some. But when folks tried to tweet their opinions at Holt, the moderator, they instead tweeted at Lester, the pitcher. Read more...More about Politics, Social Media, Baseball, Hillary Clinton, and Donald Trump