All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Tweet’

Jason Aldean Tweets Out Video For 7-Year-Old With Brain Cancer

Over the weekend KOLN-TV, out of Nebraska, ran a story about a 7-year-old boy named Tyson Zimmer. The news report told about how Tyson has medulloblastoma, a type of brain cancer, who just had a golf ball size tumor removed in 2011, but sadly, the cancer is back. At the moment Zimmer’s top priorities are going to Walt Disney World …

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Singleton on $10,000 in Lottery Tickets: No Regrets

You may remember this Twitter post from NBA player Chris Singleton during the $640 million Mega Millions lottery: (image)@C_SING31Chris SingletonI’m about to drop 10000 on the lottery and cross my fingers #halfwaytoabillionaireifiwin(image) 6 days ago via UberSocial for BlackBerry ·  Reply ·  Retweet ·  Favorite · powered by @socialditto Richardson really did spend $10,000 on lottery tickets, but he didn’t win the jackpot. He sent another tweet later …

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Tim Tebow Tweets Jets Love, Promises

Tim Tebow hasn’t had much time to devote to Twitter lately; between a scandalous trade to the New York Jets after the Broncos essentially dumped him for Peyton Manning and a recent lawsuit between Nike and Reebok over jerseys bearing his name, he’s kind of had a lot on his plate. But he must have sensed that he needed to …

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Alicia Silverstone, Viagra, and Cable News

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! (image)@RealGilbertGilbert GottfriedActress Alicia Silverstone said she …

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Twitter Promoted Tweets Get More Features

Twitter began testing Promoted Tweets on mobile devices about three weeks ago. The test began with promoted tweets showing up on searches and newsfeeds in mobile apps, but only showed up with brand the user is already following. Promoted accounts also began showing up in “Who to Follow” recommendations. They are now expanding the test to enable brands to target …

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Super Tuesday, Pat Robertson, and Pork Donuts

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! (image)@TechnicallyRonTechnicallyRonTwo of the top trending topics …

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CM Punk Feuding With Chris Brown Via Twitter

On Sunday, April 1, CM Punk will take part in quite possibly the biggest match of his professional wrestling career. He’ll be going up against Chris Jericho at WrestleMania 28 to defend his WWE Championship. It appears as though Punk cannot wait for a brawl, and has started taking shots, via Twitter, against R&B singer/dancer Chris Brown. Why you ask? …

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SOTU: 760,000 Tweets During the Address

Twitter reports today that the traffic specifically about the State of the Union address last night – DURING the address, not counting follow-up remarks – was over 760,000. The hashtag #education alone saw 35,972 tweets. Other hashtags promoted by Twitter were #jobs, #manufacturing, #energy, and #fairness.

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Open Marriage, SOPA, and Obama Singing Al Green

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! @mkinyonMichael KinyonAfter successfully slowing down #SOPA, …

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Wikipedia SOPA Blackout Causes Freak Outs On Twitter

Chances are most of you who read news online have heard about the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act. Well, it was recently announced that Wikipedia would institute a blackout in protest of SOPA & PIPA. As you might expect, the blackout caught some completely off guard and struggling to finish homework assignments. Many have turned to …

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Jersey Shore, Casey Anthony, and Organized Religion

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. With a video diary emerging that is …

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