#GetMyAttentionIn4Words Is How Twitter Does Dating
Short and to the point. That's the gist of a new trend on Twitter, which is already all about being short and to the point.
The hashtag #GetMyAttentionIn4Words surfaced on Twitter on Monday, with the idea that people should contribute their best four words in the hopes of catching someone's attention, a sort of modern day take on the best pickup lines.
Yes, first impressions are important, but having to win someone over in four words? That's pretty tough. Are we moving to a point where we're just going to have to seduce someone with just a syllable? A cough? An emoji? It's a whole new kind of speed dating.
As you might imagine, the lines run the gamut, although food is a clear topic that comes up again and again. Here's a selection.