Kanye West praised President Trump on Twitter Wednesday calling him a “brother” and saying that they are both full of “dragon energy.” Some social media users speculated that West’s controversial remarks cost him millions of followers—a claim Twitter denied. "We can confirm that Kanye's follower count is currently at approximately 27M followers. Any fluctuation that people might be seeing is an inconsistency and should be resolved soon,” a spokesperson told the Daily News Wednesday evening. my MAGA hat is signed 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/DrDHJybS8V— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) April 25, 2018 At least one of the platform’s users … [Read more...] about No, Kanye didn’t lose 8 million Twitter followers for Trump support
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Good evening from Charlotte. Playbook and Morning Score are teaming up again this week to cover the Democratic National Convention, publishing joint morning and evening editions. As part of a broader partnership with POLITICO, the Charlotte Observer will run Playbook PM in its print edition. BAD BEHAVIOR – WHAT HAPPENS IN CHARLOTTE WILL NOT STAY IN CHARLOTTE: “A California delegate to the Democratic National Convention was hospitalized early this morning, after apparently falling unconscious in a hotel lobby following a night of drinking, while another delegate became confrontational with hotel staff and has since left the delegation,” the Sacramento Bee’s David Siders reports. “The hospitalized man has since been released from the hospital, California Democratic Party spokesman Tenoch Flores said. Flores said two men were involved in an incident early this morning in the lobby of the Blake Hotel, where the California delegation is staying. He declined … [Read more...] about Thunderstorms forecast for clogged Charlotte, Obama likes Eastwood, DNC will highlight mayors and congressmen, Mitt passes 1 million Twitter followers
Last Updated Oct 19, 2009 11:03 PM EDT I can't say I've ever seen a media organization advertise how many Twitter followers it has -- until today -- but there's a first time for everything. As part of a new ad campaign touting how multi-platform it is, National Public Radio (let's skip the radio reference and just call it NPR) tells us that it has 1.3 million Twitter followers and that one million people have downloaded its free iPhone app. (Damn! If only it had charged!) In other words, NPR is a favorite with the digerati and advertisers, therefore, should advertise there. While seeing a flagrant touting of a media property's Twitter followers is, I think, a first, this certainly won't be the last time that Twitter is used as a way of communicating just how happenin' one's audience is. If that means the media property can charge more, than maybe there's a revenue model here for Twitter. It could get a cut! Problem solved. … [Read more...] about NPR Has 1.3 Million Twitter Followers. How Many Does Your Media Property Have?
Bruce Jenner may have earned a gold medal in the Olympic decathlon in 1976, but Caitlyn Jenner deserves a gold medal for tweeting. Even she was surprised at how many people followed her on Twitter and sent out a thank you to all of her new followers. The former athlete and reality star revealed her new identity Monday, posing on the cover of Vanity Fair magazine and tweeting from a brand new handle, @Caitlyn_Jenner. In just over four hours, the account reached one million followers, setting an official Guinness World Record. The quick time took out the previous record-holder: President Barack Obama. President Obama started his own Twitter account, @POTUS, May 18. He achieved the million mark in just under five hours (shattering the record before that of 23 hours 22 minutes held by Robert Downey, Jr.). Jenner sent her first tweet as Caitlyn at 12:17 pm EST. The account hit 1 million followers four hours and three minutes later, at 4:20 pm. Many stars took to the social media site to … [Read more...] about CBS News Logo Caitlyn Jenner earns 1 million Twitter followers in 4 hours
Travis Clark, provided by Published 1:04 pm, Sunday, February 18, 2018 Getty Images Actor Jim Carrey has withdrawn from the spotlight in recent years to focus on painting. However, his Twitter is on the rise, with 17 million followers. Carrey regularly posts politically inspired artwork to his Twitter account, and is an active voice on political issues. Recommended Video: Now Playing: Jim Carrey Calls on Fans to Unfriend Facebook Over Russia The actor announced he's deleting his account on Tuesday because he claims the tech giant profited from Russia's interference during the elections. Carey's tweet comes amid criticism about Facebook's ads during the election. U.S. intelligence previously concluded Russia used these platforms to spread misinformation during the presidential election. Media: Wibbitz But he also always managed to peel back the comic goofiness for more serious turns in films like "The Truman Show" and "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless … [Read more...] about Actor Jim Carrey has emerged as an unlikely political artist and activist — and has attracted over 17 million Twitter followers