On Thursday night there was much discussion about the movie SharkNado on Twitter, which starred Tara Reid and aired on the SyFy Network. It was one of the most talked about movies on Twitter all year, and the most talked about TV Movie according to Darren Rovell.
Nielsen: Sharknado was the most tweeted TV movie of 2013 and the most tweeted TV program yesterday beating out Jeter's return.
— darren rovell (@darrenrovell) July 12, 2013
Following the popularity, ESPN’s Twitter account asked the San Jose Sharks account how they felt about changing their name to the “SharkNados” and the Sharks countered with asking ESPN how they felt about showing more hockey highlights. Needless to say, the Sharks got the better of this exchange.