Kelly Oxford used to be known for being a Canadian housewife whose Twitter feed you couldn't turn away from. In three years she amassed over half a million dedicated followers. Celebrities like Jimmy Kimmel and Olivia Wilde RT'd her en masse. Then came the script deals. Followed by the movie. And after that, the book deal.
As it turns out, the joke reservoir is starting to dry up. A quick glance at her FavStar—an aggregator of popular tweets—reveals that on numerous occasions, Oxford has plagiarized tweets. Her own.
Exhibit A: Evolution
Exhibit B: Guitars, Acoustic
Exhibit C: Jesus
Exhibit D: Cancer
Exhibit Jesus Christ This is Still Going On, Oh Sorry Exhibit E: Tampons
Exhibit F: Mexicans
Exhibit G: Grammar
At some point, Oxford decided to at least try to switch it up a bit: she swapped out one show title for the other, or you know, interchangeable Eastern continents.
Exhibit H: Canadians
October 2012, a mere 5 months later:
Exhibit I: Kardashians
Lesson learned kids: if you want to make it in this biz, plagiarize. Often.
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