Using tidytuesdayR on RStudio Cloud - No Internet Connection was found

I am trying to use the {tidytuesdayR} package on RStudio Cloud. Specifically, I'm trying to download data for #tidytuesday.

However, I am running into a warning (that is indicating that no output is returned): "No Internet Connection was found"

library(tidytuesdayR)
#> --- WARNING --- 
#>   No Internet Connection was found -  Functions in {tidytuesdayR} that rely on an internet connection will only return NULL

tt_output <- tt_load_gh(last_tuesday())
#> Warning - No Internet Connectivity

Created on 2020-07-25 by the reprex package (v0.3.0)

I checked, and this works fine locally (on my computer). Why is this causing a warning on RStudio Cloud?

Cross posted as an issue in the tidytuesdayR GitHub repo. Apparently there is a malformed URL used to check for connectivity that fails on rstudio.cloud but not elsewhere.

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Yes, sorry for not linking this to that (I did link them in the other direction, but forgot to link out to that). I will close this as the maintainer is making a commit to the package!