But Kim Kardashian has eclipsed Barack Obama on Twitter, winning 5 million more followers than arguably the most powerful man in the world.
'OMG 14 million! I can't believe it! Thank you guys so much!!!!!!', the pneumatic reality star gushed on her Twitter feed upon learning the news.
She then went on to post a series of pictures of herself blowing kisses to her fans to show her appreciation.
OMG: Kim Kardashian learns that she has win 14 million followers on Twitter
The top 6 celebrities are Lady Gaga with over 20 million followers, Justin Bieber with over 18 million followers, Katy Perry with over 16 million followers, Rihanna ties with Shakira as they both have around 15 million followers and in 6th place is Britney Spears.
Obama is number 8 on the Twitter list with a little over 13 million followers while Republican frontrunner Mitt Romney only has a measly 340,000.
For the fans: Kim blew kisses of appreciation to all her fans...on her website
Kim later took to her website where she could thank her fans in more detail, unhindered by the 140 character limit.
'I can’t believe I just passed 14 million followers on Twitter! This is crazy! Thank you all so much… I love you guys!'
'I wanted to give you all a shout out, but it’s impossible to list you all, so I grabbed as many of my Twitter dolls as I could and put you in a gallery!!'
'Sorry if you aren’t there, but I love you all! (And more kisses for you at the end of the gallery, lol!) Xo,' she wrote.
Top of tweets: Kim now ranks in the top 10 most followed Tweeters
'Whether it's Paris Hilton or Kim Kardashian or whoever, stupidity is certainly celebrated,' he told April's Elle UK magazine.'
'Being a f***ing idiot is a valuable commodity in this culture because you're rewarded significantly.'
The Golden Globe winning actor added that the success of reality TV stars 'doesn't make any sense' to him.
Followed: Kim rewarded her followers with more photos of herself
Hard worker: Kim was on the set of the Marriage Counselor in Atlanta
Kim responded to his comments on her aforementioned Twitter page, saying : 'Calling someone who runs their own businesses, is a part of a successful TV show, produces, writes, designs, and creates, 'stupid,' is in my opinion careless.'
'I respect Jon and I am a firm believer that everyone is entitled to their own opinion and that not everyone takes the same path in life. We're all working hard and we all have to respect one another.'
Despite this attack on her personality and the rumours that her estranged husband Kris Humphries looking to sue her for $7 million, Kim looks like she hasn't a care in the world.
Today she posted more photos of herself looking sultry and sticking her tongue out at the camera on the set of Tyler Perry’s latest film The Marriage Counselor which is shooting in Atlanta