It would have been a long commute anyway. Also, 7 other things worth knowing today.
First off, I love this kind of story. It's sort of like the guy who wound up a billionaire (and the original CEO of Twitter) because he replied to a tweet in 2010.
Anyway, meet Brian Acton. (If you already know who he is and what his story is, don't ruin it for everyone else.) Exactly 13 years ago today, he posted this on Twitter: