well, say what you want about scala... but I've basically wasted a whole day of learning clojure because it's basically got zero community
nobody around to help at all, and basic libraries that are 5 years old and unmaintained. I would have thought a simple demo app like "connect to twitter and download your tweets" would have been pretty simple nowadays. But.... nope!
advice on the chat rooms "why don't you implement your own OAuth library?"