‘My Name is Earl' Cancellation Sparks Online Outrage

By: Rachel Bowman - Published: May 23, 2009   Updated: Jun 22 2011 • References: twitter & radcollector
It was recently reported how the show 'Chuck' got a second life thanks to Twitter, and now 'My Name is Earl' is hoping to meet the same fate with their 'twitition.'

The 'My Name is Earl Twitition' is an online Twitter petition being circulated in hopes that the recently canceled show will return. If you feel strongly about the return of Earl, you can be part of the Twitition.

Implications - Using Twitter to protest a cause is a great platform for voices to be heard. Companies should think about how to use these social media sites to help sell their products and increase their consumer base. Sites such as Facebook and Twitter have the power to garner attention and sell a product. Stats for Twitter TV Petitions Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 3,370 clicks in 365 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Twitter TV Petitions
Related: 78 examples / 60 photos
Segment: Males, 18-35
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