A few days ago I Tweeted, in a roundabout sort of a way, that I preferred Ayn Rand to Gillian Flynn. Some stranger re-Tweeted that breaking news (not) to eighteen thousand of her followers. I can’t really imagine any of them give a shit about my literary preferences.
Then I saw a limited-character note from a fellow Twitterer regarding how many people had recently followed and unfollowed her in the Twittersphere. She got the information via Unfollowers.com and I knew I had to have a peek. Continue reading