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Words with Friends, McNuggets, and Sandy

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! Follow @FrancisBoulle (image) Francis Boulle @FrancisBoulle …

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Frankenstorm, Quotation Marks, And Celebrity Tweets

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! Follow @TheFakeESPN (image) The Fake ESPN …

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Taylor Swift, Tim Burton, And Wedding Videos

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! Follow @ChrisRRegan (image) Chris Regan @ChrisRRegan …

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Dutch Orchestra Wants to Play Your Tweeted Masterpieces

What if you could take a few minutes to compose a short tune and see it played by a world-class orchestra? Well, wonder no longer – there’s a new project from Metropole Orkest. It’s called Tweetphony, and its goal is to get as many people as possible to make their own tweet-songs. The project will eventually culminate in the Dutch …

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Search Parties, iPad Mini, and Bayonets

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! Follow @GuyEndoreKaiser (image) Guy Endore-Kaiser @GuyEndoreKaiser …

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Twitter Replaces “Favorite” with “Like,” “Star” for Some Users

Would you rather “like” a tweet than “favorite” it? What about the word “star?” Does that sound better than “favorite?” You should start thinking about which one you prefer, because you may have to complain to Twitter in the future. That’s because the social media service is reportedly testing out new terminology for their “favorite” feature for tweets. Spotted by …

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Destiny’s Child, Lance Armstrong, and Bigger Bands

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! Follow @SamGrittner (image) Sam Grittner @SamGrittner …

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James Blunt Quitting Music Headline Draws Twitter Snark

Having worked in a restaurant with a repeating musical track list during the height of James Blunt mania, I probably heard his hit song “You’re Beautiful” more than the average person. And that’s saying a lot, considering it was everywhere in 2005. Despite being voted one of the most annoying pop songs by Rolling Stone, the track had huge success …

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Halloween, Vespas, and Wallets Full of Puppies

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! Follow @RobinMcCauley (image) Robin McCauley @RobinMcCauley …

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Twitter Pulls Anti-Semitic Tweets After Pressure from French Groups

Apparently, it’s censorship week at Twitter. Earlier this week, we told you that Twitter was under fire from French anti-discrimination groups over a series of unsavory tweets stemming from a particular hashtag. The groups accused Twitter of allowing a “competition of anti-semitic jokes” to exist on the site, after some users used the hashtag #unbonjuif to tweet inflammatory images and …

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Twitter to Hold Its Own Fiction Festival, a “Virtual Storytelling Celebration”

Twitter has changed a lot of things when it comes to how the world receives information. It’s most definitely turned journalism on its head by making everyone an amateur reporter, and it’s also affected the way people communicate in real life – 140 characters is a hard constraint to shake off. But fiction? Could Twitter become a place for great …

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Chris Hansen, the Heimlich, and Candidates’ Google History

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work day than with a selection of some of the day’s most entertaining tweets. Enjoy! Follow @MarkAgee (image) Mark Agee @MarkAgee …

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