Three Clintons and a Kimmel can't beat Ellen

Three Clintons and a Kimmel can't beat Ellen
We all know about the group selfie taken by Ellen's Samsung Galaxy Note 3 that set the record for the most popular tweet. That shot, which was actually snapped by Bradley Cooper, was used by Samsung's rivals to poke fun at the Korean manufacturer the next morning. For example, fellow Korean tech giant LG sent out a tweet saying that Ellen herself could have taken the picture had she used the volume down button on the rear of the LG G2.

Even though the Academy Awards took place three weeks ago, Ellen's selfie is still in the news (as is John Travolta's unfortunate introduction of Broadway star Idina Menzel as Adele Dazeem). Maybe Jimmy Kimmel was only kidding around, but he might have thought that he had the firepower to ring up a large number of re-tweets with a group selfie he took Saturday night in Tempe Arizona.

Kimmel shared a photo with a former president, a possible president, and the person who is the daughter to both of them. Of course, we are talking about the Clintons. The photo of Bill, Hillary and Chelsea included Jimmy Kimmel and some unknown people in the background. "No Brad Cooper but 3 Clintons & a Kimmel," the late night host tweeted. Kimmel was holding a panel-style interview with the Clintons at Clinton Global Initiative University.

So how close did Kimmel's tweet get to Ellen's record? The record breaking message from Ellen has 3.4 million re-tweets. The Kimmel shot has over 8,000. And no, FOX News did not use that data to declare Hillary the loser of the 2016 U.S. Presidential election. One last piece of information, the phone used by Kimmel has not been revealed.


source: @jimmykimmel via Yahoo

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11 Comments

1. techperson211

Posts: 1280; Member since: Feb 27, 2014

Ellen should file a Law suit about group selfie. Hahahaha just kidding.

3. ScottSchneider

Posts: 336; Member since: Dec 06, 2011

I wonder what phone that photo was taken... it is not on par with ellen's...

7. TechBizJP08

Posts: 495; Member since: Mar 25, 2013

Yeah, at least it should have been mentioned here. Search a little more PA.

5. Lt.Green

Posts: 397; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Nice try Jimmy, but the rest of the world don't care much about the Clinton's as they do celebrities. lol

6. RaKithAPeiRiZ

Posts: 1488; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

so much democracy in one picture ..lol

9. skinny95black

Posts: 113; Member since: Jan 06, 2013

Mah freedom

11. mobi_user

Posts: 152; Member since: Jun 18, 2013

Actually Note 3 picture is much better than whatever this device was.

12. h3nryvn

Posts: 25; Member since: Oct 29, 2013

i think another factor that make this selfie become bigger news is because Ellen tweet at the back of stage using iphone. unbelievable... on the stage promote samsung but on the back, prefer iphone

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