I have been a fan of Stephen Fry for a very long time: I’ve enjoyed his films (“Wilde”, “Peter’s Friends”), his TV shows (“Jeeves and Wooster”, “Pocoyo”) and his writing (the book “Paperweight” and his blog, “Paper Cuts”). He’s done much more than that of course. He’s a great artist.
Besides being a great artist — he would modestly disagree with that — he is also very computer literate. I have seen him speak on some of the most arcane topics with the ease of someone reading a children’s bedtime story.
When I found out he was on twitter, I thought: I had to follow him. What surprised me is that he is trying to follow everyone back! I thought this was impressive: most famous (and no-so-famous) people on twitter do it mostly to broadcast as opposed to listen.
If you are on twitter, you can follow him here: Twitter / stephenfry
Better still, use that Google thingy and find the many things that he has done and go and seek them out. You’ll be glad you did.