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"From the Ted Talk by Andrew Fitzgerald: Adventures in Twitter fiction"

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So in my free time outside of Twitter I emeixrenpt a little bit with telling stories olnine, experimenting with what we can do with new digital tools. And in my job at Twitter, I actually spent a little bit of time worikng with authors and storytellers as well, hlneipg to expand out the bounds of what people are experimenting with. And I want to talk through some examples today of things that people have done that I think are really ftcaiasinng using flexible identity and atoinmyny on the web and blurring the lines between fact and fiction.

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So in my free time outside of Twitter I __________ a little bit with telling stories ______, experimenting with what we can do with new digital tools. And in my job at Twitter, I actually spent a little bit of time _______ with authors and storytellers as well, _______ to expand out the bounds of what people are experimenting with. And I want to talk through some examples today of things that people have done that I think are really ___________ using flexible identity and _________ on the web and blurring the lines between fact and fiction.

Solution

  1. experiment
  2. online
  3. helping
  4. working
  5. fascinating
  6. anonymity

Original Text

So in my free time outside of Twitter I experiment a little bit with telling stories online, experimenting with what we can do with new digital tools. And in my job at Twitter, I actually spent a little bit of time working with authors and storytellers as well, helping to expand out the bounds of what people are experimenting with. And I want to talk through some examples today of things that people have done that I think are really fascinating using flexible identity and anonymity on the web and blurring the lines between fact and fiction.

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flexible identity 4
real time 4
crimer show 4
west wing 3
multiple perspectives 3
parody account 3

Important Words

  1. anonymity
  2. authors
  3. bit
  4. blurring
  5. bounds
  6. digital
  7. examples
  8. expand
  9. experiment
  10. experimenting
  11. fact
  12. fascinating
  13. fiction
  14. flexible
  15. free
  16. helping
  17. identity
  18. job
  19. lines
  20. online
  21. people
  22. spent
  23. stories
  24. storytellers
  25. talk
  26. telling
  27. time
  28. today
  29. tools
  30. twitter
  31. web
  32. working