Twitter Revolt: Online Anger at Deficit Standoff

"So I was angry," said Jeff Jarvis, a prominent blogger who went on Twitter after watching Congress's failure to make a deal on the budget deficit. He vented a little, and perhaps helped start something. "I had no grand design on a revolution," he insisted. "I just wanted to get that off my chest. That's what Twitter is for: offloading chests. Some people responded and retweeted, which pushed me to keep going, suggesting a chant: 'F*** YOU WASHINGTON.'" Word spread, as one person after...Full Story
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