But what if Twitter had been around much longer than that? And was already much in use in the worlds of fictional characters? That rather slight but intriguing premise is the crux for today's PRPQ lunchtime quiz. All you have to do is work out which characters from TV, film, literature and pop culture could've sent the following tweets...
Answers can be found below...
1. Billy Bunter, 2. Officer Dibble (Boss Cat), 3. Ernie The Fastest Milkman In The West (Benny Hill), 4. Emu, 5. Zammo (Grange Hill), 6. Dr Sam Beckett (Quantum Leap), 7. Carwash (Willo The Wisp), 8. Luigi (Super Mario Bros), 9. Pacman, 10. ALF