Hi Adam,

I'm taking a look and will get back to you with findings. This is certainly
an odd case that shouldn't generally happen.


On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 4:22 PM, Adam Fortuna <adamjfort...@gmail.com>wrote:

> A user recently joined our system that ran into a bit of a problem.
> It seems like there are multiple accounts with the same screen name,
> but with different IDs.  Here are the two accounts in question for
> this.
> view-source:http://api.twitter.com/1/users/show.xml?id=34455954
> view-source:http://api.twitter.com/1/users/show.xml?id=34456073
> This resulted in them having multiple accounts in our system. It seems
> like when they signed up for our site on 6/16 it used the 34455954 ID,
> but now it's using the 34456073 ID. Any idea what could cause
> something like this? I was initially thinking they just changed
> usernames around (which is what usually happens when they try to
> switch accounts not knowing things are tied to an ID), but in this
> case it's the ID that's different and the screen name that's the same.

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