On an ordinary Saturday night in the UK a chain of unrelated Twitter tweets was to have unprecedented consequences...
The X Factory
6-11-2010 russelltovey: Well three down and a very average week of X Factor so far x
6-11-2010 boydhilton: that was from Tesco Mary's "Value" range. #xfactor
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @boydhilton classic Boydy x
6-11-2010 boydhilton: @russelltovey thanks man. X
You make me cry?
6-11-2010 Rebekahdg: @russelltovey just watched your interview over at the blog. Stop making me cry.
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @Rebekahdg what?? Where??
It’s my life!
6-11-2010 russelltovey: Not even funny anymore, just sad, boring and pointless...
6-11-2010 gwshockey: @russelltovey um Russell, are you referring to my love life? LOL
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @ gwshockey I hope not mate!! X
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @ MatthewCainC4 Cher has gotta be a final three no?? X
6-11-2010 Markgatiss: A little moment in the dressing room? Did Cheryl belt her?
6-11-201 mlinge: @russelltovey no! Cher will be gone by the final three! She's got nothing new left to give!
6-11-2010 MatthewCainC4: By the way, I totally love my twin @russelltovey . Missing you tonight my princess xxxxxxx
6-11-2010 MatthewCainC4: @russelltovey No, not likeable enough. Did you not like my last tweet my twin?
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @ MatthewCainC4 I loved it x
6-11-2010 russelltovey: Love Matt's shirt... Anyone know where it's from??? X
6-11-2010 baradar85: @russelltovey charity shop
6-11-2010 JoeStafford242: @russelltovey There about 4 plain navy shirts http://www.allsaints.com Was it that one?
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @ JoeStafford242 that link didn't work - but thanks x
6-11-2010 JoeStafford242: @russelltovey By the looks of it, it's the Plain Keaton Funnel... I think.
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @ JoeStafford242 it’s not that one but good thinking x
6-11-2010 russelltovey: So apparently it's All Saints??? X
6-1-2010 cooksey87: @russelltovey All Saints is some of the worst quality clothing money can buy. It'll fall apart within weeks. I'd avoid if I were you.
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @ JoeStafford242 yes! What's it called?x
6-11-2010gracewoodward: @emmacox @russelltovey Acne jeans x
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @gracewoodward really???? How do you know??? X
6-11-2010 emmacox: Ask the lovely @gracewoodward she styles them.
6-11-2010 boydhilton: @russelltovey the amazing @gracewoodward is the chief X Factor stylist! X
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @boydhilton do you know her?? X
6-11-2010 boydhilton: @russelltovey we have emailed and DM'd each other! (I thus consider her to be a close personal friend). X
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @boydhilton could you give her a little dm message from me?? X
6-11-2010 boydhilton: @russelltovey for sure! Xx
6-11-2010 russyork: I'm rather excited that @boydhilton is following lil old me! Maybe he can put in a good word about me with @russelltovey
6-11-2010 efireball: @russelltovey Is this the bunny? http://shop.acnestudios.com/catalog/product/view/id/32464/s/stand/category/62/?isOutlet=true x
6-11-2010 russelltovey: @efireball I think It is!!! But only one size left... Wow though thank you!! X
6-11-2010 russelltovey: RT @Richjlaw Dermot O'Leary Calls Katie Waissel A C***?
6-11-2010 PurplePauline: @russelltovey that was last week - if you listen he says "good luck hun"!
6-11-2010 AWOLTom: @russelltovey I object to you re tweeting Dermot vid...a bit irresponsible!
6-11-2010 Tom_In_Oz_: @russelltovey in 5 mins 27 people have re sent vid about Dermot out onto Twitter because they re-tweeted your message, before you, none had!
6-112010 russelltovey: @Tom_In_Oz_ oh!
6-11-2010 russelltovey: Saturday nights... I miss you x
Tom in Oz reporting from Sizergh Castle Cumbria UK.