It’s official, one of the most important and secretive intelligence agencies in the United States can now be followed on Twitter with the handle @CIA. Twitter could serve as an extremely powerful tool for the government agency by raises awareness to the masses when needed. The Handle received 50k follows in the first hour and is already up to 241K followers. It could eventually pan out to be one of the most followed accounts. The FBI has been on Twitter for a while and has racked up 794K followers for the purpose of posting information to the public to find persons of interest.
While the CIA is an extremely serious organization, they have shown that they also have a humorous side to them in their Tweeting.