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Twitter bird logo named Larry after Celtics legend

Posted By Ben Rohrbach On August 11, 2011 @ 1:31 pm In General | No Comments

Celtics [1] fun fact of the day: Twitter’s iconic bird logo is apparently named [2] “Larry” after C’s legend Larry Bird [3]. Celtics director of interactive media Peter Stringer confirmed the logo’s rumored identity on Thursday with Twitter co-founder IsaacBiz Stone, a native of Wellesley, Mass. No word yet on whether Google’s logo is nicknamed “Tom” after Celtics not-so-great Tom Gugliotta.

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[1] Celtics: http://media.weei.com/basketball/boston-celtics.htm

[2] apparently named: http://www.mediabistro.com/alltwitter/name-twitter-bird-larry_b12505

[3] Larry Bird: http://media.weei.com/basketball/larry-bird.htm

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