Influencers have been changing how the public can interact with celebrities over the past couple of years in interesting ways and Tony Hawk is testing out a new service letting him get more personal with skaters.

The skateboarding legend tweeted out a phone number last night urging fans to text him and people were surprised with the answers they were getting.

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People were obviously very skeptical at first about whether Hawk would actually be the one responding considering he has over 4 million followers.

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