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Subject:  Twitter question Date:  10/11/2012  5:08 PM
Author:  feedmeNOWhuman Number:  410820 of 439877

I don't use the Twitters, but I understand the the # symbol before a word or phrase designates a specific Twitter page, right? But I'm seeing people stick a # before all sorts of stuff now.


For example, Joe might post the following on the Facebooks:


One too many beers last night! LOL! #Joeisveryhungover


As if the last part is his Twitter page specifically devoted to this hangover. Except it's not really very clever or funny.


Kids these days.
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