Eric Idle of Monty Python regrets opening a twitter accountSubmitted by fonzdrew on Thu, 04/04/2013 - 02:23
The Monty Python star opened an account on Twitter in October (12), but he has not enjoyed the experience and blames "rude" users for putting him off.
In a post on his official blog, Idle writes, "It gives strangers a chance to be breathtakingly rude to you. In fact being rude to the celebrated may be the main point of Twitter for its adherents. I got one (message) the other day, accusing me of being money-grabbing. I'm not sure of the context in which they found it necessary to search me out and abuse me but I know I hated them instantly. I rarely concern myself with money, and almost never at the start of any project...