Patriots/Giants Super Bowl Matchup Blows Up Twitter

It’s official, everyone – Super Bowl 2012 will be a rematch of 2007’s Super Bowl XLII. And as you all probably remember, that was a pretty interesting game. A little bit has changed since 2007: Eli Manning won’t be throwing…

SOPA Blackout Day: The Early Twitter Reaction

Since Twitter is not participating in the SOPA Blackout today, people are able to take to the site to express their support and/or frustration with the effort. Many high-profile sites have already begun their blackouts to protest the controversial legislation.…

Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes Performance Panned On Twitter

Ricky Gervais’ previous award show-hosting gigs set the bar pretty high, and it looks like he failed to hit that bar last night at the 69th Annual Golden Globes. Much of Gervais’ routine remained intact from last year: the celebrity…

Patty Jenkins No Longer Directing Thor 2, Twitter Reacts

Back in September it was announced that Monster director Patty Jenkins would helm Marvel’s Thor 2. Today it was reported that the director is leaving the project over creative differences. It’s being reported that Marvel Studios are talking with agencies…

Patrice O’Neal Dead at 41: Comedians, Other Celebs React

Patrice O’Neal, the comedian who caught flak at the Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen, has passed away at the age of 41. O’Neal, a diabetic, suffered a stroke back in October and died from complications. The news came today…

Tentative Deal Saves NBA Season, Twitter Reacts

On the 148th day of the NBA lockout, a tentative deal has been reached. The 2011 – 2012 NBA season is scheduled to tip-off on Christmas Day, and will feature a 66-game schedule. The league’s commissioner, David Stern, said: “We’ve…

Bob Costas Interviews Jerry Sandusky: Twitter Expresses Shock, Praise

On last night’s installment of the new NBC Monday night show “Rock Center with Brian Williams,” legendary sportscaster Bob Costas held a phone interview with former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for…

Conrad Murray Guilty In Michael Jackson Manslaughter Trial: Twitter Erupts

The verdict is in on Dr. Conrad Murray, the personal physician of the late Michael Jackson. And he has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter The jury was made up of seven men and five women, and according to a…

New Gmail Is Live, Here’s Some Early Response

Gmail has a new look, and it’s live for everyone who wants to make the change. In the coming days, Google will switch everyone over to the new Gmail, but those of us anxious to see the new look can…

Steve Jobs, 1955-2011: Twitter Remembers An Icon

Steve Jobs has died at the age of 56 from a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Twitter has been a place all evening for people to share what Jobs meant to them – how his inventions have changed the way…