Because search was originally a separate company that Twitter acquired. And
they didn't provide XML.

There a plan to fix this:

On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 10:03, Carlos <> wrote:

> Hi, bu looking at the search API docs I see the output format is JSON
> and Atom, why not X-ML?  Forgive me I havenĀ“t tried myself to request
> xml to see what I get, but hopefully the docs are obsoletea and XML is
> supported.... best regards, Carlos

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