Robert Faris

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Pray that today at 4pm Toopkhane Sq. will turn into a sea of green, biggest march in 30 years, Mousavi WILL be there #iranelection

This message, posted on Twitter Thursday morning, is one of countless tweets emerging from the Iranian Revolution Version 2009, in which a love affair between elite young Iranians and the latest Web technologies has become the feel-good story to the otherwise frightening standoff in the streets of Tehran.

Yes, this revolution is being tweeted, blogged and Facebooked — and not just in Tehran. Blogger Andrew Sullivan helped kick off the cyber hype with his June 13 post “The Revolution Will be Twittered?” in which he argued that the use of this platform means that “you cannot stop people any longer.…  Seguir leyendo »