Dinosaur Tweets
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Dinosaur Tweets

Insanely popular Dinosaur Comics is one of Toronto’s most unusual success stories. Insanely popular Twitter is one of the internet’s most unusual success stories. Mash them up and you have a whole new level of meta.
Based on an idea by Chris Bingham, Alex at idefex.net combined an API that pulls in a public tweet from Twitter and another script that displays a random second panel from Dinosaur Comics, and the results are pretty rad. We can’t stop refreshing.