On the eighth anniversary of the first tweet ever — by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey — the company has released a new tool to find other users’ first tweets.
Here’s a collection of first tweets from some of the personalities at CityNews.
in cambodia meeting children needing life saving surgery.was in Sri Lanka for stories on the war and refugees.go to citynews. for more
— Gord (@gordmartineau) April 5, 2009
First motorcade to close Gardiner just passed Islington http://twitpic.com/1zjp28
— Francis D’Souza (@cityfrancis) June 24, 2010
I am preparing and reading scripts for Citynews at 11.
— Roger Petersen (@rogerfpetersen) March 30, 2009
Diving in with my first tweet!
— Tom Hayes (@CityTomHayes) August 30, 2011
My first tweet. Bare with me…just getting into the swing of things!
— Melanie Ng (@CityMelanie) July 30, 2011
Learning to use Twitter
— Kevin Frankish (@KevinFrankish) March 4, 2009
Twitter is like……hard. I fear twitter might be a bad idea for me, what with my heavy drinking
— Kathryn Humphreys (@citymisskitty) January 28, 2011
Watching the change in the snow squalls? Where was the heaviest snow in the GTA?
— Adam Stiles (@AdamStilesCITY) March 12, 2009
Heading to Ultra enjoying the heat
— Natasha Ramsahai (@CityNatasha) June 20, 2010
Tractor trailer in ditch: http://tinyurl.com/33nkrv
— CityNews Toronto (@CityNews) February 2, 2008
Welcome to “The 5”
— The 5 (@CityThe5) September 23, 2013
To find other users’ first tweets, click here.