@TheMime Leaves Twitter Speechless Without Any Effort

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Mar 4, 2009 • References: twitter
@TheMime is a Twitter user who actually has 1,791 followers (at time of posting) while having nothing to say. His updates, which have been 31 thus far, consist of nothing more than long strings of "..."

This is one of those times I smack myself on the forehead and declare: "Ouch!" and then, "Brilliant."

Of course TheMime would embrace Twitter, since all the hottest performers are Tweeting: Shaq, Demi Moore, Justin Timberlake and Congress. Unlike Mime performances, Tweeting "what are you doing" isn’t as irritating/entertaining as watching a mime. It’s just downright brilliant. Stats for Silent Social Media Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 3,034 clicks in 376 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Silent Social Media
Related: 51 examples / 39 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
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