Just over a week ago, Twitter exploded with activity in response to the news that Osama Bin Laden had been killed. Incredibly, this news broke long before Obama made his official televised announcemen
Most analysts are crediting a Tweet from Donald Rumsfeld Chief of Staff, Keith Urbahn.
I attempted capture the incredible ripple effect this single Tweet had. While the sheer volume of Twitter chatter last week means that I can't record every RT or response, I hope this will provide some insight into how Twitter helped shape a moment in history.
For a detailed article from SocialFlow on Urbahn's Tweet, which proved invaluable in assembling this Chirpstory, please click here: http://bit.ly/koZfla
For a sampling of more Tweets immediately prior to Obama's announcement, please see: http://chirpstory.com/li/1281
And for remarkable live Tweet coverage of the raid itself, check out: http://chirpstory.com/li/1288