NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Thanks to Twitter, TheStreet gets to keep in touch with our alumni like @Herbgreenberg and @aarontask, as well as our friendly-competitors like @bloombergnews, @lamonicabuzz and @businessinsider.Sometimes we'll come across a great tweet that you might not see in one of our stories, so we decided to create a story that rounds-up our favorite tweets of the day. And that's what you'll find below. Of course, this list is just a microcosm of the Twitterverse, and one that includes of our in-house favorites like @JimCramer, @DougKass and @Rocco_TheStreet. To join the conversation in real time, follow @thestreet on Twitter. Did we miss something? Share your favorite tweets in the comments below, on our Facebook page or mention us on Twitter.
Alan Simpson tells you to stop Instagramming your breakfast, tweeting #firstworldproblems and start tackling the debt: bitly.com/Vk97Gj— Annie Lowrey (@AnnieLowrey) December 5, 2012
Remember when a $550 billion mkt cap company did not trade like a penny stock?— zerohedge (@zerohedge) December 5, 2012
$C now up 5%. Un. Be. Liev. Able. Cue Christopher Walken saying we need more job cuts!— Paul R. La Monica (@LaMonicaBuzz) December 5, 2012
Step 1: Alan Simpson dances to Gangnam Syle Step 2: ??? Step 3: Fiscal cliff solved! bit.ly/QHjwil— Matt O'Brien (@ObsoleteDogma) December 5, 2012
How do other countries view the fiscal cliff? Lots of pointing and laughing, mostly. washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog... (via @ bradplumer)— Ezra Klein (@ezraklein) December 5, 2012
The only time America feels unfixable to me is when Bank of America is up 2 percent and Apple is down 2 percent— howardlindzon (@howardlindzon) December 5, 2012