CHY 4U 2011: Tweets from the Industrial Revolution

Here are the tweets from yesterday’s class. Considering that we only had 14 students yesterday, you produced a lot of tweets in the given time:

@France doesn’t even know what steam is. LOLBbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:28 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

people are freaking out about the street robberies #garroting #settledown im_a_beauty at 1:30 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Holy! who would of thought that the building of the railway network would be the major achievement of the Victorian Period Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:30 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

The oppressive nature of the industrial revolution has inspired my own rule! #poverty #social imbalance Kim Jong Il at 1:31 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Jack the ripper thinks he’s nails #soft #dontbescared im_a_beauty at 1:32 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

>>Social imblalance >>1800s >>I seriously hope you guys don’t do this Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:32 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

electric telegraph…. say what???!!! Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:33 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

I wonder…was moving from the country to the slums of London worth it? Mr. Pedrech at 1:33 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

1837 Cooke and Wheatstone developed the electric telegraph… long story short it sent codes via electricity Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:34 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Drunk in public #nobiggy #shouldbelegal im_a_beauty at 1:34 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

With this steep decline in prices im gettin wicked deals on all sorts of blankets and cozy cozys MojoRisin’ at 1:35 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Manufacturing was small scale and largely nich in market place #industry #skyrim

it was going to be a revolutionary super steamship! 3270 tonnes. Brunel was on fire. Bbg_victoriaXoXo at 1:36 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Standing there doing nothing is now a crime #soliciting #stupidlaw im_a_beauty at 1:36 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Small businesses dominated over large scale firms

This economy business is eZ, idk why the workers are so mad. Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:37 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

buisness men now in prison #blacksheep im_a_beauty at 1:38 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Court today. Guilty verdict means I hang tomorrow, woot. Arya Reddy at 1:38 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Great Britain encouraged Brunel to make a biger boat. #show-off Bbg_victoriaXoXo at 1:39 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

@Davahkiin I know! Oppressed groups value family, now have chance to succeed. I’ve heard some people aren’t too happy, though. #TheOther #Anti-Semitism

Because business is small scale and family based, certain demographics became dominate in various areas of business like the Jews with banking Dovahkiin at 1:39 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

new railway network! FTW! #techno_worker at 1:39 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

how did Brunel’s ship (the great eastern) manage to lay a telegraph cable across the atalantic in 1866 : OBbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:38 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

New criminal class has been named #rottenegg #blacksheep #badapple im_a_beauty at 1:40 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Titanic was bigger in 1912, not famous for too long were you Great Eastern, HAB bg_victoriaXoXo at 1:41 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

had baby #10….back 2 work tomorrow. workingmama at 1:41 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

I first appeared to the reading public in 1887 #A Study in Scarlet Sherlock Holmes at 1:40 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

One word: STEEEAAAAMMMM!! ### Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:40 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

@MojoRisin’, he mad. Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:43 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Just lost my farm to some new textile factory….YUUUSS! -_- @MojoRisin’ at 1:43 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

1878 Britain constructed 2 overland + 1 maritime telegraph tht lnks 2 India #smaaarrrt #fun? Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:43 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Built for 4000 passangers.. and your first voyage had 38 paying customers.. EPIC FAIL Bbg_victoriaXoXo at 1:42 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Advancement? Why am I still labouring in a mine then? #conspiracy #my life sucks

As a hardworking criminal I find it unfair that these simple crimes could have me killed. I’m all for this new penal system! #fairtrial Arya Reddy at 1:42 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Relieved i can find all my food i need for my family’s meal @ the market..i no longer have to grow it at home! booya housewife_46 at 1:41 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

ok Alexander Graham Bell 26,000 telephones in britain (1887) #NBD #sweet Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:46 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

the cities where its @workingmama at 1:45 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

1876… telephone? okaay Alexander Graham Bell #nice try Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:44 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Just went to the new “department store”. It’s a pretty nifty place in the city centre and it has everything I need in it; christmas shopping housewife_46 at 1:44 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

@Dovahkiin Looks like groups that were ridiculed and kicked about finally have a shot, huh? #aFairer Society?

Im going to be an entrepeneur like the Quakers and Jews! #Reach for the sky #fall flat on your face Dovahkiin at 1:44 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

@Workingmama congratulations on your baby. have fun working at the pottery factory. At least it is better than laundry work WorkingWoman at 1:44 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

On the positive side, more ME time 🙂 @MojoRisin’ at 1:44 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

where was fashion a few years ago? lol designer.r.williams at 1:50 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

Whats the deal with factories, i mean, dont these kids go to school? LOL jk. #nimblefinger Bbg_VictoriaXoXo at 1:49 PM, 13 Dec 2011 via web

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