On the lighter side of things, former Secretary of State Madeline Albright is on a roll, isn’t she? Last week Wheaties called her a “champion” and this week she proved that she’s just as good at Twitter trolling as she is at statesmanship and spokesmanship (which IS SO TOO a word, autocorrect).
We missed this one while prepping for an event, but Conan got schooled on his C+ joke:
.@ConanOBrien I’m considering going as hunky Conan O’Brien – but that might be too far fetched.
— Madeleine Albright (@madeleine) October 23, 2014
And she kept going.
Since Albright is also a jazz drummer(!), we’re going to have to follow that one with a rimshot.
Yes, she even used Conan’s hashtag.
Albright wasn’t the only saucy British lady to make headlines via the Twitter. Around the same time Albright sent that last message, Queen Elizabeth pulled a Pope Benedict and sent her first (with a bit of help from her handlers).
We’re going to go out on a limb and say that is the most popular tweet ever announcing the opening of an exhibit at a public museum. And here she is again:
— BritishMonarchy (@BritishMonarchy) October 24, 2014
Social media influencers: so much attention for so little work!