These types of links have worked for years, only within the last 3
days has there been any issue with them, it looks like the code that
is used to linkify was modified so that it no longer works as before.
Looking at the same tweets via the Summize/Search.Twitter shows these
linked properly.

On Dec 2, 8:17 pm, Mark McBride <mmcbr...@twitter.com> wrote:
> In both cases note that the url is weird, in that the ? comes after a
> /.  I'll forward this to the appropriate team
>
> On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 12:55 PM, n0mer <nikolay.goryle...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Confirm:http://twitter.com/education_ua/status/6272126901
>
> > Complete url is "http://education.ua/?p=1058";, but link leads only to
> > "http://education.ua/"; (root home page, w/out "?p=1058")
>
> > My guess is twitter forces to use it's own bit.ly URL shortening
> > service, and do not want any competition in this field (in this case
> > it is impossible to use wordpress' url shortening capabilities)
>
> --
>    ---Mark
>
> http://twitter.com/mccv

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