Postscript: The most public member of the Bling Ring, Neiers, now 21, documents her life on her blog and her twitter account.
The news generated a tremendous surge in twitter traffic, with tweeters in California, New York, and Texas leading the charge.
Conservatives on twitter howl derisively at these polls as if their purveyors are offering alchemical cures for venereal disease.
She has a twitter account with a few dozen followers and no tweets in more than four years.
Maybe Facebook and twitter could do a better job of requiring people with accounts to prove they are who they say they are.
The air, too, seemed to be full of the twitter of birds which flitted here and there.
He did not mind being awakened by the "twitter" of a milk cart.
Swallows make their appearance late in the spring, and alwus in a twitter about sumthing.
"It is a pity we can't chirp and twitter like birds," said Rendel.
She did not look "all of a twitter," this pretty but rather faded middle-aged little mother of Penny's.
late 14c., twiteren, in reference to birds, of imitative origin (cf. Old High German zwizziron, German zwitschern, Danish kvidre, Old Swedish kvitra). The noun meaning "condition of tremulous excitement" is attested from 1670s. The microblogging service with the 140-character limit was introduced in 2006.