Mighty Red Pen

April 26, 2009

Tweet tweet

Filed under: Wordsworthy — mighty red pen @ 2:28 pm
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You may have heard: MRP answered the siren call of Twitter. I’m intrigued by the concept of making information as concise as possible, so writing 140-character updates is a fun challenge.

So I was amused to read “To Tweet or Not to Tweet,” Maureen Dowd’s interview with Twitter inventors Biz Stone and Evan Williams. She dared them to keep their responses to fewer than 140 characters.

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Update: Be sure to check out Fritinancy’s humorous rebuttal of Dowd’s smug technophobia.

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