‘Don’t @ me!’ – what happens when your contact details get famous?

‘Don’t @ me!’ – what happens when your contact details get famous?
 

Fate came calling for Bethany Walker late last year. Her name happened to be the same as that of a character in the Jumanji movie reboot. That character took some selfies on an Instagram-style app. And now, Walker’s Instagram handle, @Bethanywalker, is being besieged by fans of tedious remakes starring Dwayne Johnson. This is a problem. Walker, 22, from south London has asked Sony to cut the offending scene from the film. The question “Why don’t you just change your Insta handle?” seems oddly remote from the debate.
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13 March 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 42
Source: Guardian
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