# twitter of babel

- very tall library with 1024 floors
- each floor is very large and is supported by tall columns. there are 4096 x 4096 of them
- each column has 4 walls
- each wall has 1024 shelves
- each shelve has 512 boxes
- each box has 4096 organized memory chips
- each memory chip can store 137438953472 tweets (2**37)
- each tweet has 140 characters from an alphabet of 32. (26 latin letters + punctuation). There are 2**700 possible tweets
- there would need to be 6.331658277711476*10**175 libraries to store all these tweets

map 2**700 integer numbers to letters, each tweet is generated using this wacky usenix non-repeating PRNG https://www.usenix.org/legacy/publications/library/proceedings/usenix99/full_papers/deraadt/deraadt_html/node17.html , and u got urself a neat little program

## devtesla wrote

tweets have 280 charicters now