What The Tweet Part Deux: The Response


A few days ago, I noted thatIsrael was missing from an extensive list of countries on Twitter.com, which are displayed when configuring mobile settings. While the possibility of anti-Israel bias clearly motivated my post, I am glad to report that it seems to be the result of more mundane considerations.

Per the CEO of Twitter (who deserves kudos for investigating the complaint based on a tweet, and responding relatively promptly):

So there you have it, folks. AntiSMSism, not antisemitism.

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An Aussie immigrant to Israel, Aussie Dave is founder and managing editor of Israellycool, one of the world's most popular pro-Israel blogs (and the one you are currently reading)He is a happy family man, and a lover of steak, Australian sports and girlie drinks

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