motivator9211584sl7.thumbnail.jpgAl Gore’s Current has teamed with Twitter  so viewers can create real-time "tweets" –basically text messages of 140 characters sent through the Twitter network–that will flow over major portions of Current’s live television broadcast. In real time.

 Oh the potential….oh teh lulz.

Will we see "So I herd u liek mudkips" floating above Obama? Will McCain be asked "How long is loooong cat?" Most importantly: Will McCain actually show?

UPDATE: McCain is heading to Mississippi because "he feels sufficient progress has been made" Now the fun can really begin.

 motivator9211584sl7.thumbnail.jpgAl Gore’s Current has teamed with Twitter  so viewers can create real-time "tweets" –basically text messages of 140 characters sent through the Twitter network–that will flow over major portions of Current’s live television broadcast. In real time.

 Oh the potential….oh teh lulz.

Will we see "So I herd u liek mudkips" floating above Obama? Will McCain be asked "How long is loooong cat?" Most importantly: Will McCain actually show?

UPDATE: McCain is heading to Mississippi because "he feels sufficient progress has been made" Now the fun can really begin.longcat-1.thumbnail.jpg

 

Lisa Derrick

Lisa Derrick

Los Angeles native, attended UC Berkeley and Loyola Marymount University before punk rock and logophilia overtook her life. Worked as nightclub columnist, pop culture journalist and was a Hollywood housewife before writing for and editing Sacred History Magazine. Then she discovered the thrill of politics. She also appears frequently on the Dave Fanning Show, one of Ireland's most popular radio broadcasts.