How Twitter’s Bird Evolved to Become One of the Most Recognizable Logos Today

Alongside Apple's fruit and Nike's swoosh

Lots of things made the news on June 6, 2012: the last transit of Venus for this century, the 68th anniversary of D-Day, the arrival of the Space Shuttle Enterprise at its new home at New York’s Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. But the biggest buzz in the digital realm concerned some plastic surgery done on an internet celebrity.

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This story first appeared in the May 1, 2017, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.