The “Largest” Tweetup Falls a Bit Short of Record

[Editor’s Note: Update x2 below!]

What was billed as “St. Louis’ Largest Tweetup Ever” fell a bit short on Friday…well, from what we hear, a lot short.

First, the backstory:

Tweetup (noun):

An organized or impromptu gathering of people that use Twitter. (A meet up of people that ‘tweet’ using Twitter.) [via Urban Dictionary]

News had been bubbling through the St. Louis hardcore Twitter crowd about an attempt by two twitters, @Rex7 and @Prebynski, to put together a “record breaking” Tweetup.  Here are a few choice cuts from a pre-interview with @Rex7 about their plans on stlsocialmediareport.com: