Twitter Use Case

I’m still a Twitter skeptic as an individual user, but I just got home from the grocery store to find my neighborhood crawling with cops and three helicopters overhead. So I jump on Twitter, search for “Wallingford” and get my answer: a bank robbery + car chase ended about a block away (side benefit, one of the two results is from a friend and neighbor, Mandy Levenberg. Whoulda thunk it?…)