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Woodward 2009: License plates - They're the original Twitter!

by Sam Abuelsamid (RSS feed) on Aug 16th, 2009 at 1:54PM

These days, Twitter is all the rage as a means for the digitally inclined to communicate their thoughts in bursts of 140 characters or less. However, that 140 character limit is positively verbose compared to an older and more established means of short messaging. Drivers long ago realized that certain combinations of letters and numbers could be used to send messages in less than seven characters. One of this blogger's all time favorites was a classic Lamborghini Countach with the plate IXLR8. While that particular Lambo didn't appear at this year's Woodward festivities, there were... Read More

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