Pop Candy Editor Whitney Matheson’s 5 Favorite Twitter Feeds


You can tell a lot about a person based on who they religiously follow on Twitter — or least that’s the driving idea behind this new weekly column. Every Monday we’ll ask an influential web editor to share some of his or her most prized feeds with you, along with a few exemplary tweets that will illustrate why you’ll soon be following along too. Our hope is that you’ll get a tiny glimpse inside the creative minds of some of online media’s brightest stars — and a more interesting Twitter feed of your own to boot!

For the third installment in this ongoing series, we were lucky enough to get a set of recommendations from Whitney Matheson, the editor of USA TODAY’s fantastic pop-culture blog, Pop Candy, and a writer who shares our unbridled affection for all things Andy Warhol-related. Click through to peruse her picks, and be sure to follow Pop Candy on Twitter here.

Blogger David Gutowski shares excellent music- and book-related links throughout the day.

These guys cover the tunes that REALLY mattered in the ’80s/’90s, from The Pixies to The Replacements.

Heidi McDonald is my go-to source for breaking comics news.

This pop-culture junkie manages to stay on top of everything awesome, 24/7.

This NYC-centric account gives me a helpful heads-up on fun events ‘n’ things.