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The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

Jun 20, 2011

Every week we are amazed at the Tweets we find in our “Des Moines” stream. Some of them are humerous others make us scratch our heads. This week, we have loaded the post with many head-scratchers. We hope you enjoy: First of all, we mentioned on Friday that this weekend was Winefest – so we needed to start out with a Foursquare check in...

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

Jun 6, 2011

Well, looking over the Tweets from this weekend it appears that most of Des Moines, and quite a few guests, visited downtown at least once – which is a great thing. On Saturday morning there was the Dam to Dam race, the Downtown Farmers Market and pretty fantastic weather. Let’s look at the reflection: Well, this never happens in Des Moines –...

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

May 23, 2011

Ok, well let’s get the reflection started with one of the first Tweets we saw that just had to be duplicated. If you follow politics, this one has to make you giggle a little: [blackbirdpie id=”72638487211409409″] This is one where we just question why? [blackbirdpie id=”72613243104923649″] We always love to have recognition,...

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

May 9, 2011

We are finding out that most people fail to use the words Des Moines in there Tweets unless they are checking in on Foursquare or hating on our great city.  We realize that makes sense, but wish more of the juicy Tweets were available to truly tell the story of the weekend. That said, we still picked out a good list to tell the story. Let’s start with...

The Des Moines Weekend: A reflection via Twitter

All right, this is our first attempt at reliving the weekend via Tweets from our Des Moines search filter. There were so many Tweets, which I guess is not that unexpected, but we were amazed at how many people push their Foursquare Checkins to Twitter – an insane amount. No doubt, we were able to find the humors Tweets, the Tweets that make fun of the...