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Everybody gets their 15 minutes of fame, right? Well, some peeps get even more.
Whether you're a total unknown like Ted Williams and Susan Boyle or a seasoned pageanteer like Carrie Prejean, nothing preps you for instant celebrity status.
So check out which common folk the public has welcomed with open arms—and the trainwrecks, too.
GET THE LIST: Top 10 Insta-Celebrities