I don't twitter, but found the most hilarious send-up on its method of communication, which someone referred to as 'The Twitonette.'
Please do your funnybone a favor and go to see the following link, and forgive beforehand any slights to sensibilities.
So it turns out we had some readers who thought it was uncool to criticize Tila Tequila for tweeting her grief at the loss of her partner. Anyway, it got me thinking what other famous people might have tweeted in similar circumstances, if Twitter, like the poor, had always been with us.
First up, a slain civil rights hero:
as good as the author's posts are the comments, @
and Great Twitterature Down The Ages