#FailedTechBrands is funnier than most hashtags, shows genius of personalized Twitter trends.
Celebrity Dinner Party by Strictly Platonic.
You know what Facebook’s great for? Stumbling across people you met in college who are super talented and doing cool things elsewhere on the internet. Take Monica Padman for example. I don’t think we’ve talked since college, but today I stumbled upon this video she posted. And it’s kind of amazing. Go watch it and then follow her on Twitter where she posts a plethora of tweets that will make you LOL.
It’s true: Pope Benedict XVI has joined Twitter with hopes of inspiring people to participate in Lent. Between tweets that have been cutoff due to character limitations and his handle (@Pope2YouVatican, really??), it’s clear he’s not working with people who actually know what they’re doing in the social space. Even Jon Stewart mocked his choice for a Twitter handle.
Getting to know Danny McBride.
When I first watched Eastbound and Down, it immediately entered my favorite TV shows list. And so I squealed with joy when 72 & Sunny grabbed Danny McBride in his Eastbound & Down character Kenny Powers for their KSwiss campaign. This is a great article on the comedic genius.