1. Exquisite Tweets from @zeldman, @t, @kevinmarks, @jedmund, @ry5n

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  3. @zeldman @sgalineau: ttk.me links are permashortlinks to originals. Twitter is a copy. #ownyourdata. ellipses ... ttk.me/t49i2

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    Tantek

  4. .@t re cog.gd/eo That's called having a website. You use it when you have long-form thoughts to share you don't trust to Twitter.

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    .@t This isn't Chopin we're dealing with. Most tweets are meant to perish, like words in a phone call.

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  6. .@andyrutledge I'll buy that. Also, everything we create is transient, and for the most part that is lucky for the universe.

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  9. @zeldman I find value searching/finding past "tweets" which I get with self-hosting but not Twitter. It also ... ttk.me/t49i3

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    Tantek

  10. .@glenda So because Twitter loses data, @t gets to inflict awful UX on all his friends who follow him?

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    .@t You're blogging, just nuttily. Comments of any length that you own and can search on your server? It already exists.

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  11. @zeldman @glenda to be fair to @t it is twitter that is inflicting the awful ux of shortened urls, he's just following their pattern

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    Kevin Marks

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  13. .@glenda @kevinmarks @t Oops, the page I clicked thru to doesn't amplify the tweet, it simply repeats it. Bad UX. But there's more.

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    .@glenda @kevinmarks @t If I want to reply to t's tweet, I can't do it from his site. I have to back-button back to Twitter. Lotta clicks.

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    .@glenda @kevinmarks @t All in the interest of "preserving" and making searchable such gems as...

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    .@glenda @kevinmarks @t "thanks! today granola with soy and fresh blueberries. being pescatarian helps; I like to eat ..." This is eternal?

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  15. .@t @zeldman if you want to flexibly tweet and form long messages and whatnot, then you are missing the entire point of Twitter.

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    jedmund

    jedmund is at home

  16. @zeldman you are right that @falcon (runs tantek.com) needs reply buttons. And fave, RT, etc. They're coming. ... ttk.me/t49i4

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  17. .@zeldman @andyrutledge I'll second that. Akin to the thought behind @photomatt's recent post (ma.tt/2010/11/one-point-oh). #reminders

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    ry5n

    Ryan