Thursday October 20, 2011

Sheriff Stumped By Twitter's 140 Character Limit

Somebody please explain to the Muskingum County Sheriff that there is a 140 character limit on tweets. If you are trying to warn people abou...

Modern lawmen use the Internet to inform the public during emergencies, so it was no surprise yesterday when Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz took to Twitter after four dozen dangerous animals - including lions, tigers, wolves and bears - escaped from an Ohio reserve. The bad news is that Sheriff Lutz on several occasions found his tweets cut short by Twitter's notorious 140-character limit.