Word on the Street: Hashtags dominate social media

Viewers are sounding off on the latest trending tags on Twitter and Instagram.

Viewers are sounding off on the latest trending tags on Twitter and Instagram. (3/26/14)

THE BRONX - Do you remember when the hashtag was simply a pound sign? 

The symbol has taken over Twitter and Instagram, and now there are even designated hashtags for specific days of the week. 

News 12 set out to see if Bronx viewers think social media hashtags were getting out of hand, and to get their opinions on some of the latest trending tags. 

Most say they think it's all in good fun, but some did say it's getting to be too much.

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