Will This Military Version Of Ellen’s Oscar Selfie Break The Retweet Record?
The star-studded selfie tweet from Ellen Degeneres crushed the retweeting record previously held by Obama’s re-election post, but if it were up to us, this re-creation from our military would have many more than both:
Sorry Hollywood, THIS is the #selfie that should be RT over 3M times! #SupportOurTroops http://t.co/5Uuii6ElZj pic.twitter.com/bUXyElXrjD
— KC O'Dea Show (@KCOnTheRadio) March 4, 2014
The funny and creative picture was taken on a dare from a talk radio show host who thought up the idea: “If one of the bases in the area recreates Ellen’s picture, I’ll post it on Twitter and try and get it retweeted more times than Ellen’s.”
Here’s a comparison so you can see the great job they did staging nearly the same poses:
Great job! While it may not beat the Ellen selfie record of more than 3 million retweets, we think it certainly deserves it more than those empty celebs.