In which I try to separate Twitter's news value, vis a vis the chaos in Iran, from its political efficacy--and generally side with the skeptics. Please take a look.
I'm torn on this one. On the one hand, I tend toward curmudgeonly skepticism of new technologies. On the other hand, I also tend toward curmudgeonly skepticism of the Vatican.
Anyway, here's what Benedict XVI--who, it should be noted, just started his own YouTube channel--recently had to say about the perils of Facebook and other social-networking applications: