Her handle is perhaps a reflection of the fact in many places around the world she requires little by way of introduction: @madeleine.
Albright's first tweet was a picture of herself -- no, not a selfie -- fiddling with her smartphone, USA Today reported Monday. It carried the message, "First of 3 female SecState's - last to join Twitter. Better late than never!"
The former top diplomat has gained 15,600 followers in the first few hours after creating her account.