Entries Tagged as 'Twitter'

A look at the proposed changes to Birmingham’s transportation ordinance

July 25th, 2014 · 1 Comment · City Council, transportation


The City Council postponed a vote on proposed changes to the transportation ordinance involving ride-sharing apps until Tuesday. We figured it may help everyone understand what’s going on if you actually reviewed the changes yourself…

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Fifth time a charm for Hastings in New York

May 8th, 2012 · Comments Off · food

Chris Hastings. Kent Miller/James Beard Foundation

Chris Hastings is having a year to top all years in 2012. First, he defeats Bobby Flay on Iron Chef America in an episode that aired back in February. Now he gets to add the title “James Beard Foundation Award winner” to the resume. Not too shabby at all…

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What’s in a hashtag?

June 14th, 2011 · Comments Off · Quirky

Screenshot from hashtags.org

Sometimes you may be surprised by how many people are seeing your Birmingham tagged tweets on Twitter that aren’t in Birmingham, AL. It’s kind of cool to take a look at all of the potential connections you could be making.

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What happened with Roland S. Martin on Twitter last night?

December 28th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Online

Roland S. Martin. Courtesy of his official website.

Roland S. Martin doesn’t like the N-word. We’re not sure of anyone who does. Does that make how last night’s exchange went any better? We don’t have an answer, though we’ve found a great post on the topic and would love to hear your thoughts.

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UPDATE: Leon Redbone’s in town TONIGHT!

February 26th, 2010 · Comments Off · music

Leon Redbone

We’ve got tickets to the Leon Redbone show tonight over at Sipsey Tavern in Birmingham’s Five Points South district.

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Yes, follow surgery on Twitter

October 23rd, 2009 · Comments Off · Health, Online

We’re getting a chance to follow along a live surgery here in Birmingham this morning via Twitter thanks to the folks at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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Ludacris says he’s not playing Heritage Fest

August 11th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Events

Festival organizers are saying that the Birmingham Heritage Festival is still on; Ludacris is saying he’s not coming. What’s next?

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