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parsing out profile image in Twitter RSS feed (media:content)

parsing out profile image in Twitter RSS feed (media:content)

parsing out profile image in Twitter RSS feed (media:content)

I'm using jQuery to display a Twitter feed on my website. I would like to be able to parse out the user's profile image, which is passed in a "media:content" or "google:image" elements. I've tried things like this:

author = $('item', xml).find('google:image').eq(0).text();
author = $('item', xml).find('media:content').href;

I'm just not sure what the exact syntax is. Any help would be appreciated. My code and RSS feed are below. Thanks!


    $.get("/includes/twitter-functions.asp", {a:'xml', user:'mbac09', list:'keyword'}, function(xml){

        // Build an HTML string
        var myHTMLOutput = '';
        var s = '';
        var i;  
        var ci;
        var description;

        for (i=0; i<15; i++) {

            ci = $('item', xml).eq(i);
            description = ci.find('title').eq(0).text();
            // description = getTwitterDisplay(description);            

            myHTMLOutput = myHTMLOutput + '<p>' + author + ': ' + description + "<br /><small><em>" + pubDate + "</em></small></p>";


        // Update the DIV called Content Area with the HTML string

The RSS feed from Twitter looks like this:


      <title>RT @bschaaf Great tool used by Tommy Stephens at #MBAC09 - Virtual Magnifying Glass. Plan to use it in my class http://tinyurl.com/lsmkdu</title>

      <description>RT &lt;a href="http://twitter.com/bschaaf"&gt;@bschaaf&lt;/a&gt; Great tool used by Tommy Stephens at &lt;a href="http://search.twitter.com/search?q=%23MBAC09"&gt;#&lt;b&gt;MBAC09&lt;/b&gt;&lt;/a&gt; - Virtual Magnifying Glass. Plan to use it in my class &lt;a href="http://tinyurl.com/lsmkdu"&gt;http://tinyurl.com/lsmkdu&lt;/a&gt;</description>

      <pubDate>Wed, 24 Jun 2009 12:00:09 +0000</pubDate>
      <author>lwedul@twitter.com (Linda Wedul)</author>
      <media:content type="image/jpg" url="http://s3.amazonaws.com/twitter_production/profile_images/276827204/linda_opt_normal.jpg" width="48" height="48"/>
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