Well, it started with this: a simple blog post about Twitter, Janet Jackson, Bonnie Fuller, and John Cusack, essentially reblogged (with some edits) from my social media blog, posted to my new True/Slant blog, TheCelebrityIndustrialComplex. The blog I’m trying to get off the ground, the blog that typically gets anywhere between 100 and 35000 hits a day; even someone as raucous as I would prefer a little more stability (preferably on the upper end of that range, especially given that I’ve gotta get 4000 more sets of eyeballs by the end of March to make my monthly bonus).
It was a simple post, I was saying. And it was.
And then it turned into this:
And then it turned into an rt by Shockozulu and then it turned into this:
Yes, almost exactly one month into the life of this new blog, I’ve been rt’d by John Cusack.
And it was everything I ever dreamed it could be.