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The Shorty Interview
with Occupy Wall Street
What's your best tweet?
What are six things you could never do without?
Transparency, Democracy, Fairness, Equality, Respect, Love
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Get #needsoftheoccupiers to peeps in need. Order #OccuPies. Shout out #OccupyTheTweet'ers. Share love.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Twitter or Facebook?
More local, grassroots. Giving voice 2 the voiceless. Like #PeoplesMic
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
What feature should Twitter add?
Our nerdy friends at #Anonymous say that there should be #NOLOGS
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
We hear we get a higher percentage of RT's than @justinbieber. Does he follow us?
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Yep, a troll. He shall remain nameless.
Why should we vote for you?
Because we are tweeting the revolution.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
A neighbor near Zuccotti park needed his coffee machine fixed. We responded on Twitter and 10 mins later coffee was brewing.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
How do you make your tweets unique?
Actionable. Immediate. 'Get involved'-ish
What inspires you to tweet?
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Nope, but been arrested for tweeting.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Just start tweeting. Don't worry how many followers u have. Just tweet like there's no 2morrow. Ur msg will spread by its merit. #PeoplesMic
How long can you go without a tweet?
What question are we not asking here that we should?
How do you imagine Twitter changing?
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
Not @MikeBloomberg. He tweets like he mayors. With deaf ears.
Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
That u need 2 have a lot of followers 2 b heard.
Why should people follow you?
Whose tweets? Our tweets!
Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?
@lupefiasco, @mmflint, @libertysqGA, @OccupyWallSt, @Newyorkist, @gothamist, @blogdiva
How do you decide what to tweet?
The #TweetBoat is collaborative. Many peep's input.
Why'd you start tweeting?
To get pizza to Zuccotti Park.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yep. And it's changing yours. Get on it. #Occupy
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Tweet about things that affect their community. Positive ideas for change.
How will the world change in the next year?
#Occupy and determine that.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Faux pas?! Huh? Come on, that's 1% talk.
What will the world be like 10 years from now?