washingtonpost.com – (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg) Until Tuesday afternoon, when Twitter released its first complete index, digging up old tweets — even from politicians, celebrities and other notables — was a surprisingly difficult task. Twitter’s infamously glitchy search function could only go back so far in time. Google only indexes a small percentage of all tweets, and is biased in favor of top-tier accounts. So if you wanted to surface, say, those profane, insulting and otherwise unsavory tweets that basketball’s Kevin Durant sent circa 2009, you had two options:

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