Oh No, Instagram Has Just Been Bieberized

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Yep, that's right. Justin Bieber has joined Instagram and tweeted his first image. Yay? Within minutes, Bieber started gaining 50 followers a second and six comments a minute. And yeah, this first photo already accrued 300 likes.


One piece of good news for the geek crowd — Instagram is holding up under the strain of thousands of pre-teen girls flooding the service. That's something worthy of a good ole pat on the back. [TechCrunch]

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I have never realized why people hate on the Bieb so much. Seems like a pretty funny kid. I don't listen to his music, but he seems pretty talented. Did the older crowd hate on NSYNC and the Backstreet Boys too?