Originally posted on Onthegotennis  |  Last updated 5/23/13
Just days ago Roger Federer threw shade at the Twitter world, and we predicted he was unlikely to ever join the social media craze. How wrong we were.  Twitter went absolutely crazy when @rogerfederer popped up and a couple of credible sources verified it was indeed the Fed Express. Federer's first tweet was an unflattering selfie, (at least we know he's not vain).   A little (blue) bird told me that the place to be is @twitter, so here I am! twitter.com/rogerfederer/s… — Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) May 23, 2013   Federer is gaining followers every second. It probably won't be long until he overtakes current Twitter tennis leader, Rafael Nadal. Welcome to Twitter, Roger!
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