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    Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    First there is that lame fake Steele Jantz account that tries so hard to be funny and isn't even close, now there is a fake Edwin Arceo account that's even stupider... STOP IT, you aren't funny!



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parado Twitter Accounts

    Going to need a link to the fake Edwin Arceo twitter to determine the level of funny.



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parado Twitter Accounts

    Pretty simple fix:




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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parado Twitter Accounts

    you need to read @danbeebe tweets

    although I agree the steelejantz one is bad




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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parady Twitter Accounts

    I find myself laughing every so often at Fake Steele Jantz, but its not near as good as Fake Dan Beebe.

    The good thing is Twitter is simple. If you don't like it don't follow it. Those accounts would slowly die off if no one followed them or interacted with them.



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parady Twitter Accounts

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    I find myself laughing every so often at Fake Steele Jantz, but its not near as good as Fake Dan Beebe.

    The good thing is Twitter is simple. If you don't like it don't follow it. Those accounts would slowly die off if no one followed them or interacted with them.
    I'm well aware of how Twitter works, but these accounts pop up and if even one person takes it serious, it gives the program a bad look... I don't follow either account, but see them retweeted and it's just embarassing.

    I also agree, that the fake Dan Beebe is one of the few parody accounts that gets it right.



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    Quote Originally Posted by cybsball20 View Post
    I'm well aware of how Twitter works, but these accounts pop up and if even one person takes it serious, it gives the program a bad look... I don't follow either account, but see them retweeted and it's just embarassing.

    I also agree, that the fake Dan Beebe is one of the few parody accounts that gets it right.
    Anyone who takes them seriously needs to stay of the internet and should be embarrassed, IMO.



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    Quote Originally Posted by cybsball20 View Post
    First there is that lame fake Steele Jantz account that tries so hard to be funny and isn't even close, now there is a fake Edwin Arceo account that's even stupider... STOP IT, you aren't funny!
    Rep to the first person who makes the "Fake cybsball20" Twitter account.



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    Link to this new account?



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    Quote Originally Posted by cybsball20 View Post
    First there is that lame fake Steele Jantz account that tries so hard to be funny and isn't even close, now there is a fake Edwin Arceo account that's even stupider... STOP IT, you aren't funny!
    Totally agree.

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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    Fill Werrel parody is a pretty good one as well.



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    Twitter is ******* stupid



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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    The good fake accounts are well worth the cost of putting up with the crappy ones.

    Fake Bill Walton is hilarious.


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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parado Twitter Accounts

    Quote Originally Posted by CLONECONES View Post
    you need to read @danbeebe tweets

    although I agree the steelejantz one is bad
    Most of them are bad but I must admit I LOLed when my buddy showed me this tweet an hour before the Tulsa game.

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    Re: Can We Stop With The Parody Twitter Accounts

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Anyone who takes them seriously needs to stay of the internet and should be embarrassed, IMO.
    Just because it's on the internet doesn't mean you can do whatever you want without consequences.


    I don't follow any of these because they suck, and based on some of the things I've had the misfortune of reading, I wish they didn't exist.



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