Check Out These Celebrities’ Embarrassing First Tweets
In celebration of its own anniversary, Twitter released a tool on Thursday that lets you see anyone’s very first tweet. So, of course, we were curious to see what some of our favorite stars had to say the first time they logged on to Twitter. These are the best ones.
been sitting here for 30 minutes trying to figure out a clever first tweet. still thinking…
— Tyra Banks (@tyrabanks) July 17, 2009
You’ll get there in a minute, Tyra.
My first tweet, peeps. I apologize in advance for my slow learning curve. Nice to (sort of) meet you. It's amazing how quickly 140 charac
— Neil Patrick Harris (@ActuallyNPH) November 16, 2009
A sense of humor from the very beginning…
This is the first time I am twittering and its really easy! I just invited all of my kids to twitter!
— Kris Jenner (@KrisJenner) March 10, 2009
Thanks for the encouragement, Kris!
Hello. Everyone go buy Justin bieber's album #believe coming out June 19th
— Matt Lauer (@MLauer) June 15, 2012
Matt’s first tweet was actually written by Justin Bieber during an interview on TODAY.
Just got into Berlin… feeling better thank you, have my vicks inhaler by my bedside… and P.S. I TWITTTTER! GAH. Such a follower!
— Katy Perry (@katyperry) February 21, 2009
Started from the bottom, then she became the first person with 50 million Twitter followers.
testing twitter out
— John Legend (@johnlegend) April 4, 2009
John Legend: testing since 2009
Tis my first twitt-er. Or tweet? Twit? Or tweet? "Twit or tweet everybody." Is this anything?
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 10, 2009
Back in the day, she didn’t get it. But a world record later, Ellen seems to have figured out Twitter just fine.
Wanna see shaq uncut go to shaqtube.tv and just check out some of the funniest shaq videos and bloopers ever to hit the internet. …
— SHAQ (@SHAQ) November 18, 2008
What even is this?
Sean William Scott was in-studio this morn and killed it on Rock Band 2 in our green room! See the vid on ryanseacrest.com!
— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) November 7, 2008
Remember Sean William Scott? And Rock Band 2?
is in Turkey
— 50cent (@50cent) December 19, 2008
What is this, a Facebook status? Get it together, 50.
My first tweet. Maybe I needed a glass of wine beforehand. I feel….so shy.
— ABFoundation (@ABFalecbaldwin) May 27, 2011
Little did he know what a roller coaster ride it would be. And about that glass of wine…
This is my first day on twitter All exited. Getting ready to do The View Must get my hair done
— Barbara Walters (@BarbaraJWalters) April 20, 2009
I was FINALLY convinced to get on Twitter! Follow me guys!
— Nicki Minaj (@NICKIMINAJ) April 27, 2009
If you build it, the selfies will come.
HI TWITTERS . THANK YOU FOR A WARM WELCOME. FEELING REALLY 21st CENTURY .
— Oprah Winfrey (@Oprah) April 17, 2009
CALM DOWN OPRAH
But the award for most embarrassing goes to…
@samantharonson FLY SAFE… love you
— Lindsay Lohan (@lindsaylohan) September 28, 2009
And just for good measure, here’s ours:
pondering mel gibson and britney spears at a cigar bar. huh?
— CELEBUZZ (@CELEBUZZ) June 11, 2008
What was your first tweet? Find out here.