Kim Kardashian: break the internet

Understatement of the year


Keeping up with Kim is hard – one day she might just break the internet. Let's examine the evidence...
According to Glu Mobile’s third-quarter earnings report Kim Kardashian’s mobile app, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, made a cool $43 million in its first three months.
A search of Kim’s name pulls in about 141 million results in 0.21 seconds on Google. Right now, Paper magazine’s image of Kim (above) revealing her bare, polished butt – captioned by the genius cover line ‘Break the internet’ are at the top of that hit list.
The image is phenomenal. As are the rest of the stats associated with Kim’s app:
- Within the first five days it had taken $1.6 million
- The app has been installed nearly 23 million times
- To date gamers have clocked around 5.7 billion minutes of play.
And there’s more: Kim has a whopping 21,196,228 followers on Instagram and 25.3 million on Twitter.

One Twitter follower, a certain Kanye West, tweeted the picture of her Paper magazine cover with the caption ‘#ALLDAY’. It was retweeted over 41k times within 6 hours.
Seriously, her power is great, we're concerned that Kim Kardashian could actually break the internet.

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