Stephen Colbert Is the Man With the Golden Tweet

stephen 0 Stephen Colbert Is the Man With the Golden TweetStephen Colbert beat out Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, @alqaeda and @ShitMyDadSays for the most-retweeted tweet of the year:

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The link goes to Comedy Central’s “Address the Mess” series.

Colbert’s tweet got over 44,000 retweets. Twitter co-founder Biz Stone presented the award to Colbert last night on The Colbert Report.

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