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Playbook predicts Twitter trends of 2013

Knowledge of history is in short supply on Twitter. What sort of ignorance will be trending next year? AP Photo

In recent months, many members of the Twitterverse have wondered aloud about the significance of Paul McCartney, the Titanic, Adam Yauch and other prominent figures.

Since knowledge of history -- even recent history -- is seemingly nonexistent on Twitter, we predict the following hashtags will be trending a year from now:

  • #WhoIsRogerClemens

  • #WhoIsLaDainianTomlinson

  • #WhoIsWebbSimpson

  • #WhoIsRADickey

  • #WhoIsJonathanQuick

  • #WhoIsTimothyBradley

  • #WhoIsChadOchocinco

  • #WhoIsMikeDunlap

  • #WhoIsStonyBrook

  • #WhoIsMannyRamirez

  • #WhoIsIllHaveAnother

  • #WhoIsJeremyLin

  • #WhatIsTheBigEast

  • #WhoIsTimTebowsBackup

  • What current sports figure do you think will be the subject of an ignorant hashtag in the future? Post your answers to the comments section.