WOW! TWITTER: 'Over a million tweets sent' about Rand Paul filibusterSubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 03/07/2013 - 19:33
WOW! TWITTER: 'Over a million tweets sent' about Rand Paul filibuster
Josh Peterson | Tech Editor
March 07, 2013 | 6:05PM ET
Twitter reported Thursday afternoon on its blog that more than a million tweets were sent during Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul’s near-13 hour filibuster on the Senate floor Wednesday, placing the conversation almost on par with the 1.36 million tweets sent about President Barack Obama’s most recent State of the Union address.