03 March 2011

charlie sheen sets new guinness world record for twitter

mashable excerpt:
Sheen joined Twitter on March 1. In a matter of minutes, Sheen acquired more than 60,000 followers and a Klout score of 57 — without even tweeting. According to a report in Advertising Age, Sheen was able to get his account verified so quickly because Internet startup Ad.ly brokered his account with Twitter.
sheen reached one million followers in 25 hours 17 minutes, according to dan barrett a manager with guinness. ~ read more