Time-lapse Twitter: very patient punchlines

By Toby Manhire In The Internaut

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Twitter very often seems an immediate and ephemeral medium.

But two recent uses of the form show a remarkable patience and commitment to the long game.

First of all, this series of tweets – note the date stamps, they’re crucial.









And then, even better, this mighty homage to the Rocky Horror Picture Show:




Via dozens of people on Twitter last week


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