This is a change in the API confirmed by one of twitter's API members. The docs should be updated soon.
On Sat, Oct 17, 2009 at 10:41 AM, Marc Mims <marc.m...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Updates longer than 140 characters should be forcibly truncated > according to the documentation. Instead, the update call returns with > a 200 status and the payload contains the prior update. > > Has there been a change to the API or is this a bug. >