Hillary Clinton picks up more than 50K followers — per hour — on Twitter

Clinton describes herself in her Twitter bio as a wife, mom, lawyer, dog owner, pantsuit aficionado and a few other things, such as a former senator and ex-secretary of State.

About 15 minutes after she let the world know she had joined Twitter, she had more than 20,000 followers. Here is a breakdown of her followers between 1 and 2 p.m. Monday:

1 p.m. — 22,176

1:15 p.m. — 36,942

1:37 p.m. — 60,197

1:47 p.m. — 67,716

2 p.m. — 75,518

Last we checked, Clinton was headed toward 500K followers. Not bad for one day.

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