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Why power doesn't tweet

By the time President Obama faced the camera to announce a key victory in the war on terror, he had already been upstaged by Twitter. Keith Urbahn, chief of staff to the former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, had got wind of something a couple of hours previously. “So I’m told by a reputable person they have killed Osama Bin Laden. Hot damn,” he tweeted.

And Obama would be outpaced…

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