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Baddie Winkle is an 86-year-old woman who has gained a large following on Twitter and Instagram for her youthful sense of humor and free-spirited personality.
On March 26th, Winkle’s granddaughter Kennedy uploaded a Vine of her uttering the stoners’ catchphrase ‘420 blaze it’ while smoking a hand-rolled cigarette. As of April 2014, the video has gained over 6,000 likes and over 5,000 revines.
On April 5th, 2014, Baddie Winkle created her Twitter account @baddiewinkle with the tagline “stealing your man since 1928.” Her first tweet featured a selfie with the caption, “I look good when I don’t even try to look good.” In less than a month, the tweet gained over 8,000 retweets and over 6,000 favorites.
I look good when I don’t even try to look good pic.twitter.com/eOfn8PU3MW— Baddie Winkle (@baddiewinkle) April 5, 2014
She reached 11,000 followers on Twitter on April 9th.
Winkle created her Instagram account on April 10th, posting a selfie wearing a tie-dye T-shirt. In less than a month the picture gained over 2,000 likes.
On April 12th, Winkle tweeted if she gained over 1,000 retweets she would sell tie-dye T-shirts featuring a photo of her wearing a tie-dye T-shirt. The tweet gained over 4,000 retweets, and she began selling the shirts for $28.50 through the Etsy shop Psychicbabe.
1,000 Retweets and I will start selling these shirts! pic.twitter.com/O5h7XilpUK— Baddie Winkle (@baddiewinkle) April 12, 2014
On April 22nd, Buzzfeed published a post titled, “Baddie Winkle Is The Most Hardcore Grandma On The Internet,” which features a collection of some of Winkle’s best Instagram photos.
On April 26th, she was profiled by The Frisky, by Jezebel on April 27th and on April 28th, she was covered by Cosmopolitan. As of April 28th, 2014, Winkle has gathered over 430,000 Instagram followers and over 190,000 followers on Twitter.
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