The 40 Most Memorable Tweets Of 2011

What a year in the Twittersphere! Around the world, people sent more than 60 billion Tweets in 2011. Here's a collection of 40 of the most important of those.

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Angel investor Peter Shankman didn't think anything would happen when he tweeted at Morton's Steakhouse to meet him at Newark Airport with a porterhouse steak. But when he showed up 2 1/2 hrs later, a Morton's waiter in a tuxedo greeted him with that steak, some order of colossal shrimp, a side of potatoes, bread, two napkins and silverware.

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In September, Netflix announced they were spinning off its DVD service and branding it as “Qwikster,” but apparently forgot to check Twitter and see if someone was already using that name.