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muriel_volestrangler Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-04-10 03:22 PM
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14. As far as I know, all Twitter posts are completely public
And I agree, if you're telling the world, any government has the right to listen (they shouldn't have the right to demand to know who is the real person behind a Twitter name, of course, unless it's necessary to prevent an imminent crime).

I have only used Twitter for a way to check with others if DU is available for them, or to inform them that it is back up. For that, a brief public message like Twitter seems ideal. I'm not convinced it's the brilliant future of communication; it's one tool of limited use.
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  -Big Brother monitored tweets, too (PA Homeland Security) RamboLiberal  Nov-04-10 11:54 AM   #0 
  - I am sure our Dem. President will say it is fine!!  speppin   Nov-04-10 12:04 PM   #1 
  - flame bait...eom  Kolesar   Nov-04-10 01:06 PM   #6 
     - only if "flame bait" now = "truth" ... eom  RedSock   Nov-04-10 01:37 PM   #10 
     - LOL  speppin   Nov-05-10 03:22 PM   #22 
  - What do we pay in labor, equipment used, etc for this kind of horseshit? Nt  xchrom   Nov-04-10 12:06 PM   #2 
  - And they swamp intel's computers, with useless info, that human resources can not wade through.  MikeMc   Nov-04-10 01:36 PM   #9 
  - How Much will this Cost in VA Benefits for Those Driven Insane?  Demeter   Nov-04-10 12:10 PM   #3 
  - I don't understand Twitter, so I have to ask:  MineralMan   Nov-04-10 12:13 PM   #4 
  - do you consider email private?  DoctorK   Nov-04-10 01:27 PM   #7 
  - Yes, I do consider it private, but that has nothing to do with  MineralMan   Nov-04-10 01:56 PM   #11 
     - As far as I know, all Twitter posts are completely public  muriel_volestrangler   Nov-04-10 03:22 PM   #14 
     - it is the same mentality  DoctorK   Nov-04-10 08:05 PM   #19 
  - Yes, it is public  jberryhill   Nov-04-10 04:59 PM   #18 
  - Shouldn't Quakers be in the clear by now?  urgk   Nov-04-10 12:25 PM   #5 
  - Inadequately surveilled with the Merton's Molly R. in Pitt.  MikeMc   Nov-04-10 01:30 PM   #8 
  - I Hate To Be The One To Bring This Up.......  queerart   Nov-04-10 03:04 PM   #12 
  - It's all public, so, yes, it is  muriel_volestrangler   Nov-04-10 03:25 PM   #16 
     - You Are So Correct!  queerart   Nov-04-10 04:51 PM   #17 
  - Homeland Security is full of Nazi shitbags, who would of guessed.  Arctic Dave   Nov-04-10 03:05 PM   #13 
  - How stupid are you lot? The whole internet is monitored. Continuously.  denem   Nov-04-10 03:24 PM   #15 
  - Many DoD projects are connected, actually.  boppers   Nov-04-10 08:36 PM   #20 
  - Domestic Right giving DHS funds to an Israeli Right-wing group to spy on U.S. pacifists.  leveymg   Nov-05-10 05:21 AM   #21 
 

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