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JSONP can not be used to issue HTTP POST requests.

JSONP is just a fancy name for a process by which you simply add a <script> tag to your page and set the src attribute to the resource available at twitter.com or whatever cross domain service you want to get access to via JavaScript while operating under a same-origin policy. Those script tags will issue HTTP GET requests and posting a status update or using Oauth on Twitter requires an HTTP POST method. 

Twitter cares a lot about HTTP and REST and implemented an API that adheres to a proper REST process.

The HTTP RFC dictates that you only use POST to modify state and data on the server. An update is a request to modify state. A GET is only used for requesting data and should never modify state.

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