Tracy Morgan's Emmys Stunt Instantly Sparks 25,000 Tweets

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Tracy Morgan's Emmys Stunt Instantly Sparks 25,000 Tweets
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During the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards, host Jimmy Kimmel urged viewers to take to Twitter and type about comedian Tracy Morgan passing out on stage, instantly sparking 25,000 tweets.

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Within minutes, "OMG Tracy Morgan" was a worldwide trending topic on Twitter:

And Twitter's TV account shared statistics:

Of course, Morgan didn't really pass out. Kimmel just wanted more viewers to tune into ABC.

Photo by: Art Streiber/NBC

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