Save Big Bird: PBS Turns Memes Into Marketing Gold

The presidential debate last night has already spawned an influx of memes, but the best of them concern the Sesame Street character Big Bird after GOP hopeful Mitt Romney hinted that his alphabet reciting days may soon be over if he takes the presidency. Though admitting that he loves Big Bird, Romney is dead-set on […]

LeAnn Rimes Blames Rehab Stay On Twitter, Facebook

Country singer LeAnn Rimes is fresh out of rehab and blaming her stay at the facility on Facebook, Twitter and other social media outlets. Speaking to The Boston Herald’s Inside Track the singer says she developed an over abundance of “stress” and “anxiety” before entering into rehab. LeAnn says of social media’s part in her […]

Mark Zuckerberg Admits He Has About 20 Of Those Shirts

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is rarely seen wearing anything other than a simple t-shirt and jeans, and there’s a reason for it. Zuck admitted in an interview for NBC’s Today (which will air Thursday) that he proudly lives a “simple” life and wears the exact same thing every single day. Zuckerberg has infamously made both […]

Adele Confirms ‘Skyfall’ Theme On Facebook And Twitter

While it was pretty much known that Adele would be singing the theme song for Skyfall, the next James Bond film, the singer put any and all doubts to the contrary to rest on Monday with posts to Facebook and Twitter confirming the gig. The Grammy-winning singer follows in the footsteps of such stars as […]

Jack Johnson Breaks Social Media Blackout To Get You To The Polls

Singer-songwriter Jack Johnson doesn’t tweet and he doesn’t use Facebook, but he’s decided to engage with social media in the name of a good cause: Voter registration. Tuesday will see the largest social media-driven voter registration campaign in honor of National Voter Registration Day. Run by voter registration group HeadCount, Johnson will join Stephen Colbert, […]

TJ Lang’s Tweet About NFL Replacement Refs Could Set Twitter Record

T.J. Lang, along with most NFL fans, voiced his frustration with the NFL replacement refs on Twitter after Monday Night Football. Lang’s tweet has been retweeted more than 80,000 times and could soon become the most retweeted tweet in history. Fuck it NFL.. Fine me and use the money to pay the regular refs. — […]

Who Are Pop Stars Following On Twitter? [Infographic]

Twitter has become a huge platform for pop singers, rappers and other musicians to communicate with their followers. Artists such as Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber and Rihanna have developed millions of followers, allowing them to stay constantly connected to their fans. As it turns out many of Twitter’s top celebrities follow one another. Ticketing site […]