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Harvey Updyke Tweets Regret For Admitting To Poisoning Toomer's Oaks

One of the funniest hashtags that has been going around the Twittersphere is #TweetAtYourself10YearsAgo. Like everything on Twitter, some of the best responses have come from people who use the hashtag as a joke. However, some people are tweeting out serious things, like Alabama football fan Harvey Updyke, who tweeted out a good piece of advice to the 2004 version of himself: don't call a nationally-syndicated radio show and tell its host that you committed a felony.

">September 23, 2014

">September 23, 2014

">September 23, 2014 

Of course, Updyke is referencing the time he called into Paul Finebaum's radio show and told him that he poisoned the trees at Auburn's Toomer's Corner. Authorities were able to trace the phone call back to Updyke, and he was found guilty of criminal mischief.

It's a little sad that Updyke would tell a younger version of himself that he shouldn't confess to the crime, rather than advise himself against ever committing it in the first place, but at least he has some perspective on what he did, which is better than nothing.