Now this one really caught me off guard: Twitter is going Hollywood.
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone confirmed multiple media reports (probably re-Tweeted thousands of times) that, “Twitter plans to launch an unscripted show that will put ‘ordinary people on the trail of celebrities in a revolutionary competitive format.’”
Never one for half-measures or modesty, Stone suggested that “Twitter’s open approach might have the power to transform television.”
Twitter users, being nothing if not witty, have already suggested a number of titles, including The Curious Case of Benjamin Twitter, To Kill A Tweeting Bird, Crouching Tiger Hidden Twitter, Tweetlejuice, Burn After Tweeting, and of course, Edward Twitterhands. But the question is, why?
To continue reading, please see Twitter Jumps The Shark on my BNET blog.