As Egyptians and the World waited for Mubarak’s speech on 10th February, @marionnette90 started a hashtag on twitter that caught on fire on Twitter. #ReasonsMubarakIsLate became the number one trending topic world-wide in less than an hour. There was classic Egyptian humour and I was planning to create a ‘best-of’ for it but AJE’s The Stream beat me to it.
They used a cool (and free) web service called Storify, which allows people to create stories using a mash of tweets, web videos, and any pieces items from social media you can find.
What’s even cooler is that my tweet is featured in it (Thank you AJE!). Without further delay, here is the best of #ReasonsMubarakIsLate tweets (click on it for a better look):