5:00 pm, June 11th | by Amy Tennery
This week’s winner? Dick Costolo.
How fortuitous that Weinergate erupted just after Twitter’s CEO announced the site’s soon-to-be-launched photo-sharing service? Indeed, in a weekly news cycle dominated by a certain congress member, Costolo was the true winner. The scandal diverted more news buzz to the site than any other Twitter-adjacent events in the last year. Nothing to sniff at.