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Ken Burns’ History of Twitter

From Funny or Die: A brief retrospective on the history of Twitter, since Ashton Kutcher invented it back in 2006.

“Little known fact: the past tense of tweet is ‘twote.’ And the future perfect is Tilda Swinton.”

Ha! Hilarious.

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