Too Many Characters Here

Twitter has finally done it.  After a brief test run, today they announced that the character limit for tweets will officially double, to two hundred eighty.  Soon we’ll all have that dubious privilege. Given the shortened attention span caused by habitual online surfing, will most people be able to handle reading the longer posts?  Only time will tell. Okay, I’ll share my real gripe.  In the past few years, I’ve developed a skill for expressing a thought in a short text piece.  Now that talent is rendered obsolete.  It’s okay.  I’ll adjust. On the other hand, there may be an … Continue reading Too Many Characters Here