Cynthia Reilly's Twitter presence is small. She's tweeted just 42 times and follows only nine people. She has three followers. But she's there for an important reason: to get people to call her husband, ESPN writer Rick Reilly.
She started tweeting on behalf of Rick "I had it first on Twitter" Reilly in the run-up to the NFL lockout in the 2011. At the time, Reilly was working on a 5 year, $10 million+ contract with ESPN. Cynthia began with then-Eagles wide receiver Chad Hall.
That number is the same one found on Rick Reilly's home page, where Cythina handles speaking arrangements. (The two got married in 2008, leading inexorably to ... this moment.) Hall didn't respond to Cynthia's request and went about life tweeting about other things. But Cynthia was impatient: