This is incorrect.

Account A can send DMs to any accounts that are following account A. Account
A does not having to be following the accounts receiving the DMs.


On Fri, Jul 31, 2009 at 07:25, Duane Roelands <>wrote:

> If I understand correctly, in order to send a direct message to
> another user, we must be "mutual followers"; he must be following me
> and I must be following him.
> Now, I could call friends/ids and then followers/ids and use the
> intersection of those two calls.  That seems like an awful lot of data
> to pull down to get to a much smaller subset.
> Is there a more direct way, perhaps a method call I have overlooked?

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