Television: The Revolution | New York
There are several great reads for TV fans:
Meth Whiz (Aaron Paul profile)
The Do-Over (A note about Happy Endings)
The New Girls (A discussion with six female showrunners)
The Watercooler Is in the Cloud (#AppointmentTV)46 Minutes With George Stephanopoulos
Price per tweet. According to an upcoming article in New York, celebrities are paid big bucks to endorse products in 140 characters or less. These endorsements are coordinated by companies like Ad.ly, which is “a social-media advertorial clearinghouse”. Here is a look at the sliding pay scale:
Charlie Sheen (6.5M followers) - $50,000**
Kim Kardashian (12.8M followers) - $10,000
Snoop Dogg (6.3M followers) - $8,000
Paula Abdul (2.2M followers) - $5,000
Whitney Port (800K followers) - $2,500
**Charlie Sheen is an outlier (for obvious reasons). “Sheen’s tweet for Internships.com generated 95,333 clicks in the first hour and 450,000 clicks in 48 hours, created a worldwide trending topic out of #tigerbloodintern, attracted 82,148 internship applications from 181 countries, and added 1 million additional visits to Internships.com.”
“Winter is coming.” —Game of Thrones
“It’s Friday, Friday, gotta get down on Friday.” —Rebecca Black
“Winning!” —Charlie Sheen
“What is a ‘weekend’?” —Downton Abbey
“Treat yo self.” —Parks and Recreation
“Tween wave.” —South Park
“Fuck this shit!” —Homeland
“You is kind, you is smart, you is important.” —The Help
“Adorkable.” —New Girl
“That shit cray.” —Watch the Throne
“Me and my boo[f].” —Beyoncé, “Countdown”
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