If you do something like:

from:louisvillemojo OR louisville OR kentucky

it will do what you describe, but if you want to do something like

from:louisvillemojo OR (louisville AND kentucky)
then it will not work. You would have to do 2 separate queries in that case.


On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 3:01 PM, Mike <mike8...@gmail.com> wrote:
> We are trying to do a search where the results can come from two
> keywords, or from an author.
> It seems that the search API has an AND relationship between the
> author and keywords.  If you specify an author, it searches for the
> keywords only within that author's tweets.
> For instance, our author is called "louisvillemojo".  We want to have
> a search return results from Louisville mojo, or keywords "louisville
> kentucky".  So it would find recent tweets that contain "louisville"
> or "kentucky", or tweets from user "louisvillemojo."
> Can this be done?
> Thanks in advance for any help!
> Mike

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