In early April ‘09 I broadcast a tweet expressing my unmitigated joy over a delectable dish of fish - sea bass to be exact. Moved to the point of illustration, I added a hieroglyph depicting my meal - a fish graphic fashioned from alphanumeric characters:
Ah, a sea bass repast. < •)||/><
Turns out Paul Ocepek (@paulocepek), founder of shirtpizza.com (@shirtpizza), was fishing about in my Twitter stream just then.