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If Twitter does nothing else, @BaddieWinkle proves it’s a success

If Twitter does nothing else, @BaddieWinkle proves it’s a success

ROCKIN' GRANNY:Twitter user @BaddieWinkle is someone we want to hang out with. Photo courtesy: Twitter/@BaddieWinkle. Photo: Twitter

Known for “stealing your man since 1928,” the Twittersphere’s latest star is a grandmother who uses the microblogging site to opine on everything from dancing to donuts. She’s only tweeted 54 times, but 100 percent of them have been downright cool. Here are some of our favorite @BaddieWinkle gems:

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