As several of you know, my mom is now on Twitter. Sure, she can't figure out how to text worth a shit, but somehow, she has mastered the art of the tweet.
A few of her gems:
Right before she left Chicago
After she got home and realized her fridge broke.
Don't feel bad if she doesn't follow you back -- she frightens easily.
Anyway, I guess this whole Twitter thing has inspired her to actually check her email and get on IM. (I tried forcing Gmail on her, but she's not ready for the Goog. She's sticking with Yahoo for now.)
Last night, she got on Yahoo Chat and pretty much immediately after I said hi to her, this happened:
And there you have it. Fran has burst into the 21st century with a flurry of curse-filled tweets and awkward chats. Welcome, mom. Now you're just like the rest of us.