8 twitter follows to supplement your college life + daily life with snarky humor, extreme pessimism, fun mockery, and accurate reflections of real life situations. Let's not take ourselves too seriously. We're all dust soon anyway.
1. so sad today @sosadtoday
on the surface: a fun, hilarious, pessimistic (yet strangely optimistic) account, composed of relatable tweets that describe situations in daily life
more deeply: reflection of a "desire to connect with others in an essential way, underneath the social, professional and cultural masks i feel i must wear in the world so as to be perceived as okay" (Melissa, sosad.today).
2. i feel like @heyifeellike
on the surface: epitome of a carefree student
more deeply: surely what we all feel like at at least a couple points in our days, maybe wishful thinking for what we wish our days were like, and overall an evaluation of awkward, crazy, embarrassing, wonderful situations on social media and irl.
3. Poor College Kid @PoorCollegeKid_
on the surface: the average college student
more deeply: outlet for laughs, nods of agreement, and economic living while our futures, bright as they will be, are being invested in. dolla dolla bill y'all.
4. NYT Minus Context @NYTMinusContext
on the surface: text taken verbatim from New York Times content
more deeply: playing with language can lead to an amalgamation of surprisingly fun excerpts, some intelligent statements, some silly statements, and blurbs about life.
5. Conan O'Brien @ConanOBrien
on the surface: "The voice of the people. Sorry, people" (Conan O'Brien, twitter bio)
more deeply: great ideas and snarky humor brought to you from sunny los angeles, including humorous comments on current events if anyone wants to keep up with the voices of their own.
6. Every Tweet Ever @EveryTweet_Ever
on the surface: everything about everything trending
more deeply: let's say twitter is a discussion forum of a rotating list of big trending topics, so to add to the creativity of the twitter lists, here is a news + comments source on everything already seen or will be seen on twitter, written by @Chris Serico, entertainment/features reporter for today.com.
7. KANYE WEST @kanyewest
on the surface: unfinished sentences...
more deeply: the stream of consciousness of an artist who tries to challenge the status quo, including a collection of passing thoughts and what ifs and wishes and hopes and calls to action.
8. Jordan Schlansky @jordanschlansky
on the surface: Conan O'Brien's sometimes-present sidekick
more deeply: #realtalk brought to you by the one who knows something about everything
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