“SEC Joins Twitter!!!” Oh, Wait…

In the past 48 hours, the L.A. Times, the NYT’s DealBook and the UK’s Telegraph have all run stories announcing that the SEC has joined Twitter as a part of Chairman Mary Schapiro’s effort to revitalize the SEC and to make it more transparent.  The problem with all of this, of course, is that the SEC has been actively using Twitter since July 2008.  Read the full details of this breaking news that isn’t actually “breaking” or “news” in this post on my Enforcement Action blog over at Compliance Week.