He apparently referenced this post about his confrontation with Joe the Plumber.

But that’s not the cool part.

Don’t get me wrong, it’s incredibly exciting to be mentioned by such a high profile media outlet, but I’m more excited about how I found out about it.

See, I use this microblogging service called Twitter and a friend of mine on there, Justin Graves, told me about the CNN mention a few hours ago…

But wait, there’s more…

I also found out from a friend who wrote on my Facebook wall…

Folks, this is the power of social media. I wouldn’t have found out about this any other way. But two separate people within a few minutes of one another told me in the online communities I belong to.

Powerful stuff.

In any event, check out Rick Sanchez’s Twitter profile here.

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