Hm, wait... this account was created in Nov 2009 and has spaces and a \n in his screen_name??
http://twitter.com/users/show.xml?user_id=92595586 On Feb 3, 4:59 pm, PJB <pjbmancun...@gmail.com> wrote: > Just FYI, Twitter screen names are not (or, apparently, didn't use to > be) restricted to 0-9A-Z-_ > > <id>6295462</id> > <screen_name>Magic carpet1</screen_name> > > <id>3939231</id> > <screen_name>Walking the dog2</screen_name> > > <id>92595586</id> > <screen_name>Its mine\nM2</screen_name> > > We're also seeing non-ASCII in some other screen names. (Though we > don't currently know what they are... we just know they exist! ;) > > We're assuming this is a vestige of long ago coding? > > It does screw up our desire to use ascii char(15) in db... > > Maybe Twitter can fix?