Manny Pacquiao joins Twitter

Seven-division world champion Congressman Manny Pacquiao has officially joined Twitter. His first update: “Kamusta kayo `hi everybody´” was posted on February 19th. Fake `Pacman´ accounts proliferated on Twitter since last year, but @mannypacquiao is labeled by the micro-blogging site as “verified.”

Manny Pacquiao on Twitter
Manny Pacquiao has been followed by almost 11,000 tweople in less than a week. Before the end of the month, he will probably have 60,000 to 80,000 followers. He is following 14 people; not sure though if he's following any Pinoy.

Update: Sorry guys, the @mannypacquiao account was damn fake! Here's the real one.