You’re on Twitter, and you are tired of reading about what your brother-in-law ate for breakfast. You’re interested in following the tweets of people who actually have something interesting to say.
Well, lucky for you, almost everyone has a Twitter now. This can include celebrities, scientists, entrepreneurs, and legislators and you could follow them and listen to what they have to say.
Below is a list of 7 interesting folks that you may decide to follow to make your Twitter experience more entertaining:
- Conan O’Brien: This talk-show host is really a master of the absurd. His posts are always witty and clever. So if you’re wanting to follow somebody who will give you a mid-day chuckle, follow @ConanOBrien. Also, he doesn’t promote his show through his tweets.
- Marissa Mayer: You may not be familiar with Marissa Mayer, but she is the very first female engineer at Google. So if you would like to get a glimpse inside the life and thoughts of a technology expert, follow @Marissamayer.
- Mike Massimino: Head in the clouds? Then follow @Astro_Mike, the Twitter home to NASA astronaut Mike Massimino. This astronaut can give you the inside scoop on life at NASA and a glimpse into what it is like to go into space. (Also, he made a recent cameo on the Television show The Big Bang Theory. And, yes, he tweeted about it.)
- Rainn Wilson: Fans of NBC’s The Office know Rainn Wilson as beet farm owner and top salesman Dwight Schrute. He also runs one of the more entertaining Twitter feeds available at @Rainnwilson. An example of a recent Tweet: “If I had a bird, I would call it James VanDerBeak.”
- Ryan Penagos: Are you a comic book fan? If so, you may want to follow @Agent_M. Penagos. This is Ryan Penagos’ Twitter; he is the editorial director of Marvel Comics. He’s an active Tweeter, updating his followers about his favorite comics and new video games that are being released.
- Barack Obama: You may or may not have voted for him but he is the Commander and Chief. Find out what’s on his mind on a daily bases @BarackObama.
- Bill Gates: The impact that this man has had around the world of technology is undeniable. If you’re curious about his daily thoughts and want to get updates about the charitable causes he and his wife devote their time to, follow him @BillGates.