Although the media has mostly overblown the role that Twitter has played in the uprisings surrounding the Iranian elections with most people on the ground are still relying on SMS texts and good ol’ word of mouth, there’s no denying the impact its had on the micro-blogging community. From rappers to porn stars and celebrities, everyone’s getting in on the revolutionary action. And now with this Twitter application that automatically adds a green overlay to avatars, armchair activism has never been so convenient. ANIMAL decided to take a look at the eclectic mix of personalities who’ve gone green for the cause, see some of them below.
Activist actress and heartthrob: Alyssa Milano
Coward and pseudo political pundit: Meghan McCain
Caricature rapper: MC Hammer
Unfunny comedian and nerd: John Hodgman
Political pundit and shell of a man: Joe Scarborough
Daily Show correspondent: Rob Riggle
Celebrity Puppet: Insult the Comic Dog
Infamous anti-war protester and actress: ‘Hanoi’ Jane Fonda
Formerly relevant actor : John Larroquette
Celebrity for no reason: Nicole Ritchie
Superthug and rapper: N.O.R.E.
Attack of the Show host: Olivia Munn
Roots drummer and Twitter emeritus: ?uestlove
Porn empress: Joanna Angel