Boasting a bespoke hash(!)tag that rarely left the screen, last night’s Drugs Live: the Ecstasy Trial was prime Twitter fodder and viewers took to the microblogging site in droves to share their reactions to the show.
With the subject matter at hand, it’s unsurprising that the programme elicited reactions ranging from the solemn…
If you don’t agree with drugs, don’t take them. It’s a scientific experiment like any other. Don’t let society think for you#drugslive
Drugs Live also created a new breakout star in the form of Shabs, a lifelong E-user who popped up throughout the programme to regale the audience with occasionally shocking tales of his experiences on ecstasy.
Indeed, the guy proved so popular with viewers that he’s already spawned a Facebook page (558 ‘likes’ at the time of writing) and was still trending on Twitter at 10 o’clock this morning.
People on MDMA in night clubs. This is what I tuned in for. Taking it since he was 14….now he’s 38. Yeah I can see that. #drugslive#Shabs