Gary Glitter is rhyming slang for twitter: Paul Gadd’s comeback tour announced
GARY Glitter (Paul Gadd) is to make a comeback tour. No, not of villages and underage fleshpots in Vietnam and prisons. Gary Glitter is taking to the stage. Well so says a twitter account claiming to be relaying the official views of Gary Glitter, the man with conviction for possessing child pornography and having sex with children.
On twitter you can read of the account activated in June 2011:
“The official twitter of Gary Glitter. Managed and updated by me. King of rock & roll. 2012 comeback tour details coming here soon. Watch this space!”
London, Bristol and Birminghm are all semi-confirmed for the tour at the end of the year. I’ll confirm more info as it becomes certain
Twitter… Glitter. Can it be that Gary Glitter aims to be rhyming slang for twitter. For a long time, Gary Glitter has featured in the phrase “up the Gary”…
Says one twitter user: “I’m not surprised Gary Glitter is all over Twitter, after all Twitter is only 6 years old.”