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OG Child Star Shirley Temple Asked About Honey Boo Boo via Twitter

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Shirley Temple in 1935 (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Shirley Temple Black, America's OG child star, signed up for a Twitter account as of Wednesday. Black is already up to over 7,000 followers, and has exchanged pleasantries with a number of friends and fans.

Among those who contacted her was supermodel Coco Rocha, who asked, of course, what Black thinks about America's newest child star, Honey Boo Boo:

We're not sure about the use of #Yolo in tweeting legends about current reality stars, but maybe it was just a very impromptu decision on Rocha's part. Either way, Black replied appropriately, by saying that she has no idea who Honey Boo Boo is.

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She clearly hasn't seen the coverage of Ms. Boo Boo sticking her head in a cupcake machine or tooling around Los Angeles. No doubt Black will see it all soon enough.