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Oprah's Twitter Followers Reach 1 Million, And Other Tweet Headline

 - May 15, 2009
References: trendhunter
It only took Oprah one month to obtain over 1 million followers on Twitter.

Since Twitter is currently the greatest thing since sliced bread according to the media, I think I’ll start posting the latest Twitter-related news items.

Google Gets Its Own Fail Whale: Not having anywhere else to go, Google users flocked to Twitter when the search engine giant crashed this week, rendering Gmail, Google News, Google Reader, and even,, useless. Twitter users let out a collective cry of "what do we do now?" under the hashtag #googlefail.

Tweets From Space: Astronaut Michael Massimino has been sending regular Tweets from the Hubble Space Telescope. If you want to hear what he’s saying, join the 276,265 people already following Astro_Mike at Twitter.

Blogging From Prison: A man in Guatemala was arrested for inciting panic with his viral Tweets. Jean Ramses Anleu Fernandez told people to withdraw their money from the Banrural bank "to break the control that corrupt entities" have.