May 17, 2009
I made this the other day:
In case you’ve stumbled across it somewhere and made your way over here, you should know that this image was originally posted to Twitter with the tag #fauxiology.
While the experience above is based on observation of people using Twitter (including myself) over time, it’s also supposed to be tongue in cheek. There’s no supporting data and this is not intended to conform to rigorous scientific principals of research. It is, however, a pretty accurate hunch and a familiar pattern to many.
I’ve also written some other stuff about Twitter which you might want to look at.