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Mon Nov 2 15:37:58 PST 2009
On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 5:23 PM, Alex Randall <alex at islands.vi> wrote:
> I was prepared to dismiss Twitter when I first saw it.
> Profoundly stupid, I thought.
> Who can reduce their thoughts to 140 characters.
Cal & I use 60. Today I ate 5 dates, chrios, 8oz carrot jce.
Twitter may change the way we write.
> It may be feeding right into the culture of the instant.
> None of this twitter lasts.
Transience and brevity are unrelated. Pith endures.
It falls off the bottom of the screen after a few folks post their latest
> tweets and there is no record, no history.
Twitter's history is stored and aggressively mined...
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