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UPDATE: Tracy Morgan is now on Twitter (@RealTracyMorgan)!

The netroots effort to get Tracy Morgan to join Twitter (Twacy.org) broke through to the MSM today with a WSJ Digits column.

Twacy.org, a subsite of OMGICU, is being pushed along by Colin Nagy and his colleagues at Attention. Nagy explained over chat, “Hugh is my friend. We’re helping him cos we think it’s funny.”

OMGICU is a socially networked celebrity sighting service run by Hugh Dornbush.

The Twacy movement is burning up Facebook and hashing up Twitter, for example @hmontydoughnuts writes, “‘I have to pay my fine in cash. I guess FCC stands for Federal Bunch of Sticklers.” Bring Tracy Morgan to Twitter. #twacy”.

Mr. Dornbush’s video plea is after the jump:

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