Underscore This: We’re @TheMarySue, On Twitter!
by Jill Pantozzi | 4:35 pm, December 4th, 2012
It was a long journey, and may lives were lost, but we are victorious! What was this epic battle you ask? Claiming @TheMarySue on Twitter. Allow us to explain our journey through GIFS.
When I first started at The Mary Sue, I asked Susana why we had the Twitter name @The_MarySue and not the more sensible @TheMarySue. This was her response:
And then I was like, “But can’t we…” And Susana was like:
Turns out, someone else already had that user name and wasn’t really using their account. So it’s understandable Susana felt like this:
So I resigned myself to this:
But this afternoon came a surprise…@The_MarySue username was no more! Susana had tweeted the message above saying we were officially @TheMarySue! But she didn’t tell me before she told all of you so I was like:
But that was only for half a second because then Susana and I were all…
And I’m sure when Rebecca finds out tomorrow she’ll be like…
…follow us @TheMarySue. :)