: Nick Denton, founder of Gawker Media, proud progenitor
of snarky, irresistible blogs on gossip, Hollywood, technology, etc.RECORD BROKEN
: Shortest screed
in Atlantic Wire historyNUMBER OF CHARACTERS
: Fewer than 140 WHICH COMES TO...
: 26 wordsVENOM CONTAINED THEREIN
: PotentMOTIVATION OF TWEET
: Revenge for NYT article predicting Gawker's demiseSECRET MOTIVATION OF TWEET
: Bruiting that his Web site has grown fourfold since January 2008LOWEST BLOW
: Celebrating the firing of someone in the midst of a recession, in a field with scarce opportunitiesNUMBER OF RE-TWEETS
: 14WHAT HE SAID
: "Since Allen
Salkin wrote Gawker's obit in Jan 2008, site's audience has grown
fourfold. And he just lost his job at NYT. No tears for him."
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