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Fake @DodgersGM Ready for Opening Day

There may soon be enough fake celebrity Twitter accounts to justify the addition by returning company CEO Jack Dorsey of a filter-tab. For now, the jokers mingle with the rest of the micro-bloggers, people like @DodgersGM, an account labeled with the description, “I’m not the real Ned Colletti, but I tweet like I am.”

The feelings of the account holder, who tweeted all through the 2010 season, are pretty clear: the image file name for the faux profile is “Colletti_the_traitor.” Given the kind of season the Dodger blue are likely to experience, should be fun times, picking up on the flavor of these recent tweets:

Amazingly, someone recently had @DodgersGM and other faux-MLB account holders come together for a “Twitter Fakes” fantasy league draft.

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