Tagged with Twitter

Britney Spears Is Not Authentic?

Marwick & boyd used Twitter to understand how celebrity is practiced through interactions between famous people and fans, friends, and other practitioners on Twitter. Part of the appeal of Twitter, is the perception of direct access to a famous person, particularly ‘insider’ information, first-person pictures, and opinionated statements. Those celebrities who use Twitter primarily to … Continue reading

Playing with Shay Mitchell

Shay Mitchell tweets A LOT. And when I don’t see a tweet from her, I usually notice and say something like “What’s up with that.” I’ve loved Shay Mitchell on screen in ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars; her star image seems personable both through her character Emily and from what I’ve seen through interviews. So when I got a … Continue reading

A Paparazzi Game

Who really cares where George Clooney went for dinner or when Jennifer Aniston is working out in the gym or what Kim Kardashian is eating or why Chris Brown and Rihanna are on and off again? Sadly, we do. And we even want minute-by- minute updates. It’s astonishing to see that on Twitter, the top … Continue reading