I Think Twitter Is Totally Stupid

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    Wouldn'T It Be Fun???

    I really don't understand the purpose of twitter. Why would you wanna know what a person is doing every second of the day i think thats just stupid! Haha but then the stupid part of me wants to make a twitter, and start telling a bunch of outragous lies just to see how many...
    lifesize lifesize
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 19, 2013

    Who Cares!

    I dont care what people are doing right now, and i dont think anyone really does. Maybe if your obsessed with a band or celebrity (like me), but i still dont have a twitter. Im 19 and think its a terrible, waste of space. ;]
    LoveLindseyMusic420 LoveLindseyMusic420
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 28, 2009

    What Is the Point??

    I signed my mom up for it, because she wanted to be friends with the celebrities (of course!) and it was just weird and confusing to me. 
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Mar 26, 2009

    Twitter And The Rest Of Them Are Stupid

    Twitter may be stupid, but the other social networking sites are equally stupid.
    kiuz645 kiuz645
    31-35, M
    May 26, 2010

    140 Characters

    Need I expand on that?!?PS: I know that I'm a little late to jump on the band-wagon.
    Pixie87 Pixie87
    22-25, F
    Jan 4, 2011

    I Just Don't Get It..

    I've tried to figure it out, but I'm just bored and lost with it....It has absolutely no appeal whatsoever.
    SweetSunshine1313 SweetSunshine1313
    26-30, F
    Apr 30, 2009

    And Powerful!

    New York Times  April 8, 2009 by Ellen Barry MOSCOW— A crowd of more than 10,000 young Moldovans materialized seemingly out of nowhere on Tuesday to protest against Moldova’s Communist leadership, ransacking government buildings and clashing with the police...
    LilAnnie LilAnnie
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Apr 9, 2009

    I Get It

    I opened a twitter account, not because I want to join the throngs that supposedly rush to it every day but as a technologist. There are a few uses for this tool of communication. On the business side, its a great way for people to stay in touch with your company. Imagine a...
    enigmatic1 enigmatic1
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Oct 4, 2010

    At Work Perks

     It takes time to construct a good story. Characters, motivation, plot...all of these things take time. Some of the best written content on the internet spans more than one page*. Also, as soon as I found out that our company set up their own Twitter account for our...
    zeligocity zeligocity
    22-25, M
    Apr 19, 2009


    I'm on there...don't use it much though...My ex is on there, and for some stupid reason I can't unfollow him... :/ So its painful to go on there...
    deleted deleted
    May 13, 2013

    Twitter's Not Totally Stupid... It's F*cking Retarded

    You cannot spell Twitter without spelling Twit That tells you everything you need to know.
    VendettA12 VendettA12
    31-35, M
    13 Responses Mar 26, 2009

    Just Don't Get It.

    Okay, I'll admit it. I have a twitter account. I still think it's stupid and I don't get it. I read the tweets and just think over and over, what is this stuff?
    Morgause Morgause
    41-45, F
    Jul 7, 2010

    Tweet, Tweet?

    i'm sorry, but wtf is the point of twitter? i don't get it. i know people who are totally obsessed, but to me it just seems totally pointless. no offense to any hardcore twitterers out there, but personally i think we should save tweeting for the birds and get on with our lives...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl
    22-25, F
    14 Responses Apr 26, 2009

    I Just Don't Get It...

    Back before Twitter even got popular, if you can believe that, a very techy friend of mine made me get an account. He told me it would be all the new rage, etc. I went on and didn't see much point in it, honestly. You say what you're doing in 140 characters or less...and....that...
    itsmesally itsmesally
    22-25, F
    6 Responses May 27, 2010

    I Refuse!

    I shall not be known as a Twit!
    mauimichele mauimichele
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 27, 2010

    Quite apart from it being a great time waster,

    I see no reason to send brief messages and get rude ones back.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2014

    Have Twitter, Will Gather

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7979378.stm by Mark Ward "There may have been few things that protesters, politicians and activists share, but during the G20 meeting, they were united by their use of Twitter. The micro-blogging service was heavily used by all those...
    LilAnnie LilAnnie
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 9, 2009


    Its basically FACEBOOK on ADD
    thanatophobic thanatophobic
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 27, 2010

    It's All About "ME"

    That's why I hate Twitter so much. Blogs are bad enough ("Here - read about ME... my worthless ramblings are worth reading because I typed them out into a blog!") What elevates Twitter to the top of the "stupid" heap is it's very concept.  Who on...
    pucff pucff
    46-50, M
    6 Responses Jul 3, 2009

    Worse Than Facebook!!

    I started a twitter account about 6 months ago or so and deleted it shortly after. It's probably the stupidest thing I've ever seen in my life. Facebook ****** me off too, but at least I can get some people to talk to me on there. I couldn't get ANYONE to give a **** about me on...
    Ihatefatchicks Ihatefatchicks
    22-25, F
    Aug 20, 2012


    I have never had Twitter, and I think I'm going to keep it that way. The reason why is because I've examined other peoples' Twitters, and they make no sense. There are all of these exchanges and cross-posts from other users that just muck up my flow of thought. And the...
    rustyguy rustyguy
    18-21, M
    5 Responses Jul 2, 2009


    But I have an account, and I'm pretty active sometimes. Peer pressure, man.
    SoakedInSoul SoakedInSoul
    4 Responses Apr 18, 2009

    Celebrity Tweets

    What annoys me is that somehow what celebrities tweet is considered news. So what if Katy Perry stops following Russell Brand on Twitter? Oh my goodness, he is still following her though!? Blah. How is this news? It's all the time, some celebrity tweeted this or that. Oh, and...
    AzaleaElise AzaleaElise
    26-30, F
    Jan 22, 2012

    What's the Point - Ooh Look At Me!!!

    Like, for sure, um, what can I say that is important in 3 sentences. GET A LIFE!
    deleted deleted
    9 Responses Apr 3, 2009

    And Boring

    I signed up for twitter because they talk about twitter everywhere. On tv and the news and everything. It took me all of 20 minutes to get completely bored out of my mind. I guess I'm just not cool or interesting enough for twitter.   Oh well. Life goes on.
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Jun 8, 2009

    If You Don't "get" Twitter You're Just Old.

    Ok, I'm old then. I never understood why anyone would tweet all the mundane things they do every day. I signed up for it just to see what it was all about, but it mostly bores me to tears. One exception though: during the Iranian election protests when the regime shut down the...
    Cowboy1969 Cowboy1969
    41-45, M
    Nov 18, 2009

    I post a selfie on twitter & it get retweeted

    with negative quotes .. Like it showed nothing but my face and my shoulders & everything was covered .. I don't understand why people take the time to do dumb stuff like that like am i supposed to be upset because you wanna make a stupid joke about my picture .. !
    Nayaaa Nayaaa
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 22, 2014

    What's There To Like???

    Twitter is so damn annoying! I don't get it why the hell would you want to tell every freaking people you know what your doing and with who and etc... To me it's simple, if you are a nobody or even a somebody who just tweets nonsense, you're so full of ****...some facts you just...
    CharlieDean CharlieDean
    31-35, F
    Sep 15, 2011
    Ghosindi Ghosindi
    26-30, M
    Feb 14, 2016
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