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Zach Braff and Donald Faison React to Don’t Ask Don’t Tell Repeal on Twitter

It's pretty awesome when you find out that the actors who play BFFs on TV really are just as tight off-screen. Zach Braff and Donald Faison, who played the bestest of best friends for eight years on 'Scrubs,' are long on record as being super close and even having been roommates in real life.

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Fired Twitter Ghostwriter Gets His Revenge – on Twitter!

Hell hath no fury like a scorned ghostwriter.

So learned Mark Davidson, an "internet sales and marketing professional" with more than 56,000 followers. His bio also says he "write a lot of things to amuse myself and others" and that he sometimes has "deep thoughts."

Only it turns out he's not the one writing the amusing things or having the deep thoughts -- those are coming from an alleged staff of Twitter ghostwriters.

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Neil Diamond Reveals Engagement News on Twitter

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Neil Diamond, 70, announced on Twitter that he's engaged to his co-manager, Katie McNeil.

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Deepak Chopra Tells Twitter Detractor to ‘Shut Up’

Deepak Chopra has written over 60 books, mostly about the importance of connecting one's spirit to the body and mind, and he often speaks about how ridding oneself of negative emotions can lead to better health and wellbeing.

And on Tuesday, Chopra used his Twitter account to blow off a little of that negative steam when one of his 613,000 followers, @Expatina, rebutted a couple of his many daily nuggets of wisdom.

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The Funniest Tweets About Hurricane Irene

Hurricane Irene has apparently been busy. Not only is the storm barreling toward the East Coast, she's joined Twitter in the form of a parody account, reminiscent of the Bronx Zoo Cobra. The


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The Funniest Tweets About the Earthquake

While news outlets are still scrambling to get the facts on the earthquake that shook a large portion of the US, civilians took to Twitter to swap jokes about the 5.8 'quake (or just confirm that it wasn't isolated to their street/couch/bathroom). Some of our favorites below:

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Man Posts Sarcastic Tweet, Gets Steak Dinner Delivered to Airport

Peter Shankman "had visions of steak in my head" when he waited for an airplane that was going to bring him from Tampa, Florida to Newark, New Jersey. So the investment guru sent out a sarcastic Tweet requesting the steak house chain Morton's meet him in the Newark airport in two hours with a porterhouse -- and to his surprise, they obliged!

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Insulting Tweet Gets Diner Booted From Restaurant

Twitter user Allison Hiromi wasn’t impressed with the bartender at the Down House restaurant in Houston. So, while she was still in the establishment, she sent out a Tweet calling him a “twerp” and also used the hashtag #jackoff in her message.

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Why Were Goldie Hawn and 50 Cent Having Lunch Together?

Goldie Hawn and 50 Cent were unlikely lunch companions on Thursday, and took to Twitter later in the day to proclaim it The Greatest Lunch of Our Time.

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Jonnie Marbles Attacks Rupert Murdoch
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Rupert Murdoch Attacker Jonnie Marbles Tweets Before Hitting Mogul With Shaving Cream

Jonnie Marbles, the man who allegedly hit News Corp mogul Rupert Murdoch with a face full of shaving cream at his parliamentary hearing, posted a cryptic tweet moments before, saying, "It is a far better thing that I do now than I have ever done before #splat"

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Twitter Founder Biz Stone’s Awkward First Encounter With Mark Zuckerberg

Last weekend on NPR's comedic quiz show 'Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!' Twitter co-founder Biz Stone was invited on to play a game called 'I Can Hardly Clear My Throat in 140 Characters.' Before his win (the prize was getting co-host Carl Kasell's distinguished voice on a lucky listener's home answering machine), Stone recounted an awkward but hilarious encounter he had with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg when they met to discuss the potential sale of Stone's then-fledgling microblogging service:

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Bette Midler on Twitter – Lady Gaga Stole My Act

Lady Gaga made her fair share of enemies last week when she performed in a wheelchair during a concert in Sydney, Australia.

Now she appears to have ticked off Bette Midler as well. Over the weekend, the Divine Miss M sent a number of hostile tweets at Gaga, accusing the 'Born This Way' singer of stealing her act.

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Business School Offering $74,000 Scholarship for Best Tweet

Twitter skills are going to score one student a full ride to The University of Iowa’s Henry B. Tippie School of Management.

To win the $37,200-a-year scholarship, applicants have to answer one of their essay questions within Twitter's 140 character limit. The Trippie School's website does encourage that links to other social media "such as blogs, video, Facebook, or a web page" be included in the Tweet, to show the applicants' creativity.

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Kim Kardashian Tweets Disgust at Casey Anthony Verdict, Internet Points Out Irony

Today's not guilty verdict in the Casey Anthony murder trial shocked many, including a slew of celebs. But when reality star Kim Kardashian tweeted that she was "speechless" over the verdict, the Twitterverse couldn't help but point out that Kim's father was a prominent part of another surprising murder acquittal: OJ Simpson's.

The late Robert Kardashian was a member of the infamous "dream team" of lawyers assembled to defend Simpson against charges that he murdered wife Nicole Brown Simpson in a much-publicized 1995 trial.

See Kim's tweet and some of the responses below:

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Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard and Gilbert Arenas Go on Planking Spree [PHOTOS]

Orlando Magic teammates Dwight Howard  and Gilbert Arenas tried their hands at planking -- a bizarre, imported Australian fad wherein people lie face-down and absolutely rigid on strange surfaces. Howard and Arenas documented their best planks, with surfaces including a vending machine and luxury cars, on Twitter. And, yes, planking is better when done by super-tall basketball players. Check out some of their best shots below:

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