Ryan Seacrest, Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga still dead -- do you know why?


This article was originally on a blog post platform and may be missing photos, graphics or links. See About archive blog posts.

Celebrities who staged their own digital deaths last Wednesday are still ‘dead’ on Twitter and Facebook, with a little less than $300,000 raised at 9:30 a.m. PST Monday toward their $1-million goal -- the magic number that will bring them back to social-media life.

A commenter noted the campaign that celebs such as Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, Justin Timberlake, Ryan Seacrest, Kim and Khloe Kardashian, Usher and more are participating in is not just about the money, but also about awareness of the issue that has them sworn off social media.


So -- the money part’s not there yet, but is the awareness coming along? No Googling before voting in the poll! And if you vote ‘yes,’ please tell us in comments what you believe the issue to be. Check out previous posts linked below for more info on the effort.


Danny Bonaduce: Celebs’ ‘emotional blackmail’ for charity

As celebs stay ‘dead,’ Digital Death campaign cuts minimum pledge

Lady Gaga, Ryan Seacrest and more swearing off social media for charity

-- Christie D’Zurilla