#ThankstoLost Day – Success!!

22 May

What a day yesterday!  Thousands of people from all over the world tweeted their thanks to Lost!  From touching to funny there were so many sentiments that it was hard to pick the best.  We were re-tweeting periodically throughout the day from our @welovelost twitter account, and we had a hard time controlling ourselves!

Here are yesterday’s top re-tweets – the ones re-tweeted the most in the twitterverse:

brunablack #ThankstoLost whenever I get a nosebleed I start to worry about possible temporal displacement.

lostpedia #thankstolost for ticka-ticka ticka-ticka ticka-ticka.

And a new top re-tweet today:

meganreilly #ThankstoLOST my husband’s wedding vows included the sentence “I want to be your constant,” and half the guests got it.

And here are just a few of our favorites from yesterday:

DharmaBUM_108 #ThankstoLost The President of the United States was forced to change the “State of the Union Address” to a different day! Obama’s a fan, 2!

Wilson_Gk #ThanksToLost I can accept the idea that not all mysteries require solutions

TjsNeuroses #ThanksToLost I have the misfortune of knowing what “shipper” means…

cinjudes #ThanksToLost I finally got over my lifelong issues with my freckles

ashleydavidson #ThanksToLost I now relate everything that happens back to #Lost. “Well, this one time on Lost…”

LostMythos #ThanksToLost for teaching us all that believing in yourself is the most important thing

writerchica #ThankstoLost I learned that destiny is a fickle bitch.

MaskedDevera I pay more attention. #ThankstoLOST

MollyFaraday #ThankstoLost I want to live in a jungle and never wash my hair and meet cute troubled boys and carry around a gun in the back of my jeans

CallieNotFornia #ThankstoLost I’ll be eating a candy bar on Sunday that expired 4 years ago. Yes, I saved my Apollo bar for the finale. No, I’m not kidding.

lilbrusc102 #ThankstoLost “See you in anotha life brotha” is an acceptable way to say good-bye, like LLAP and “may the force be with you”.

jedfindlay #ThankstoLost Bill & Teds Excellent Adventure is ruined! This whole plot is paradoxical time travel!!!

SawyerandKate #ThanksToLOST I have read a lot of books I should have read a long time ago.

MollyFaraday #ThankstoLost I will appreciate every shower

Sarah_Bethe #ThankstoLost I have more faith.

bmcanally #thankstolost I’m suspicious that there is something more to the light and drain in my swimming pool.

bmcanally #thankstolost I spend my weekends at the marina waving to passing yachts with “Not Penny’s Boat” written on my hand.

igalindom #ThanksToLost and Sawyer, I believe that the perfect man actually exists!!

lajefadelrodo #ThankstoLost I fell in love with Juliett and always wanted to have a friend like Hugo

jawapez #thankstolost I have a stack of great soundtracks to listen to every Tuesday

Merileedee #ThankstoLost I will follow the careers of Henry Ian Cusick, Jorge Garcia, Nestor Carbonell and Josh Holloway

Ohcomeonnow #thankstolost “dude”….just dude.

CdrJeff #thankstolost I no longer let my wife lurk around excavation pits where I plan to explode nuclear devices

monkey815 #Thankstolost Michael Giacchino is the new John Williams

NatkCole #Thankstolost for giving me something to look forward to every week

Richyl88 #ThankstoLost I now know that answers to questions only lead to more questions

Davemoley3 #ThankstoLost I use Jacobs name as an excuse for everything. “Jacob told me to” “Jacob made me” “Its what Jacob wants” They think I’m weird

Zap2ItLost #thankstoLost I scream “We have to go back!” in far too many mundane situations. My wife has remained unamused.

LOST_BOSS #thanksToLOST I’m not afraid of using a sharpie to take notes… on paper, or if necessary on my palms.

alex5348 #ThanksToLost I have widened my creativity

DharmaScientist #ThanksToLost Everything happens for a reason, and I know that someday, I will find my constant, and we will sail around the world.

brunablack #ThankstoLost I’m freaking terrified of NYC taxi cabs and their receipt printers.

disasterpiece13 #thankstolost I can now take my dog to a halloween party w/o making him look ridiculous 🙂 I can just say he’s vincent

erikjfisher #ThanksToLost I appreciate my wife. Women are much easier to understand than #LOST

zort70 #ThankstoLost – I check my backpack for C4 bombs every time someone hand’s it back to me

jbenitez_MaxPow #thankstoLost I’ve been on twiitter for an hour, reading you… and not working… my boss is gonna kill me! lol

erinava #ThanksToLost I have realized I am a nerd. And I love it. I am completely comfortable with myself now because of #Lost

BigO #thankstolost I randomly yell out WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAALT!!!!!!!!!

DKPublishing #ThankstoLOST for the best philosophical discussions I’ve had since college. We’ll miss you!

jennten #Thankstolost for thrilling me, making me cry, making me laugh, completely preoccupying me, and teaching me so much about life.

EowynJade #ThankstoLOST for family-theorizing-time before and after watching. And for friends all over the world, I’ve met because of the show

jami674 #ThankstoLost calling pple JumboTron, StayPuft, Frogurt,Freckles, CueBall,Cheech,AlJazeera,Doc,or Chewie isn’t considered an insult anymore

dutch_treat #ThankstoLost I now always study all the people on the flight with me closely and wonder what’ll be like to be stuck on an island with them.

BenjaminRolt #thankstolost I have forgotten Charlie was in lord of the rings first!

LostArgs Since May 2008 we have managed to create over 430 Blog posts #ThanksToLost

EinsteinTech #thankstolost I smile whenever I see filthy black smoke billow out of a diesel engine. #lost

EowynJade #ThankstoLOST for believing that redemption is possible – and that no one does it alone.

ednna For turning a TV series into a social experience #ThanksToLost

jami674 #ThankstoLost for imaginary peanut butter. It never tasted so good.

DrummerCindy “Son of a bitch” never sounded sexier #ThanksToLost

TBlair64 #thankstolost I discovered what I want to do for a living; write screenplays. Maybe someday I’ll write one that’s almost as good as lost is.

Arbee1 #lost #thankstolost I have some knowledge of quantum physics, ancient egyptian mythology, con-artistry, Philosophers and electromagnetism.

ByrneSupremacy #thankstolost for showing that a TV program can be both intelligently stimulating and emotionally endearing at the same time

andalone #ThanksToLost I’ve learned amazing life lessons, made steadfast friendships, acquired incredible art and been given hope for epic romance.

GuruBluGuy #ThankstoLOST I see numbers everywhere!!!

Takao100 #ThankstoLost for creating these flawed characters that everyone could relate to

ginadardis #ThankstoLOST I have made new friends

brittanyracht #ThanksToLost when I hear someone say “You all,” immediately I add “EVERYBODY!” in my head. and sometimes aloud.

EldelaPuerta #ThanksToLost I learned about science, religion, relationships, antropology, egyptology, literature, ghost and Evangeline Lilly

alirio #ThankstoLost I’ve been able to go places and meet people in ways I had always stopped myself from doing before.

rickymar #ThanksToLost I’m a better person. A better conman. A better half sister lover. A better time traveler. A better heroin addict. A better me.

angelavanrijs #thankstolost I have just spent the past 30mins tearing up reading the #thankstolost trending list….

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To see a list of all of the tweets, check out yesterday’s post for a few suggested ways to view them.

In all of the craziness yesterday, we’re sure we probably missed a bunch of amazing tweets, but we did our best to re-tweet as much as we could (without driving our followers too crazy!).

Thanks again to our friend Jami Losurdo for creating such a fun day.  It’s been decided that since yesterday was so fantastic, #ThankstoLost Day will now be #ThankstoLost Weekend! So keep those tweets going!

And with that we’ll end with this final tweet:

SkyyTweet #ThanksToLost I realize that it isn’t “Thanks to Lost Day” anymore, but don’t tell me what I can’t do! I’m supposed to do this, dammit!

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Oh, and remember to send in your Thank You messages, tribute videos, pictures and updates to welovelostblog (at) gmail.com before and after the finale to continue to Thank Darlton and to share your favorite experiences with the LOST team and your fellow Losties. We’ll post them next week to permanently share with the world!


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