Conan O'Brien and his beard joined Twitter; Wired staff talked about the death of the mouse; and Roger Ebert released his inner fanboy. The Twitterati were reborn.

Conan O'Brien joined Twitter, complete with a monkey, a beard and a "Verified" Twitter badge. Funny, we always assumed Joaquin Phoenix would be first with that trifecta.

After reading this dispatch from Erin Biba, we'd guess that a good quarter of all disputes at Wired end with some variation of "this whole fight is going to be obsolete soon anyway."

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Roger Ebert issed a compliment to fellow cancer survivor Steve Jobs.

New Yorker staff writer Tad Friend discovered that Cafe Psychobabble contained neither Psycho, Nor Babble. He discussed.

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VentureBeat's Anthony Ha immediately identified the most salacious and scandalous detail of a speech by Kara Swisher of All Things D.


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