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Pierce breaks Twitter mark

Posted By Jessica Camerato On April 17, 2009 @ 5:08 pm In General | 1 Comment

It took Celtics [1] captain Paul Pierce [2] just 20 days to break the 100,000 follower mark on Twitter. Pierce sent his first tweet on March 28 about enjoying the weather in Boston on a day off from practice. Since then he has given away Celtics tickets, spread the word for a potentially-life saving blood drive, and promoted a postseason ticket raffle. Follow Pierce (paulpierce34) on Twitter here [3].

Related story: To Tweet or Not to Tweet [4]


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[3] here: http://twitter.com/paulpierce34

[4] To Tweet or Not to Tweet: http://greenstreet.weei.com/sports/boston/basketball/celtics/to-tweet-or-not-to-tweet/

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