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Tweet

Tweet

The name given to a post on Twitter.

# tweet-2 - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

# tweet-2 - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

# tweet-2 - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Politics students at UCC had the option of answering an exam question as a tweet

We can’t decide if it’d be a walk in the park or sneakily tricky.

# tweet-2 - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Score Somebody let John Daly hit a golf ball out of their mouth Tee-th It Up

Somebody let John Daly hit a golf ball out of their mouth

Don’t try this at home kids.

# tweet-2 - Monday 14 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Dutch girl (14) arrested for making joke threat to airline on Twitter Joke

Dutch girl (14) arrested for making joke threat to airline on Twitter

The 14-year-old tweeted American Airlines saying “hello, my name’s Ibrahim and I’m from Afghanistan. I’m part of Al Qaida and on June 1st I’m gonna do something really big bye”.

# tweet-2 - Friday 28 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Government departments urged to use social media and communicate online Talk To Us

Government departments urged to use social media and communicate online

The government departments have been criticised for not utilising social media to inform the public about their work.

# tweet-2 - Sunday 23 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “They run all kinds of lies”: Turkish PM in new tirade against Twitter & Facebook No Tweets

“They run all kinds of lies”: Turkish PM in new tirade against Twitter & Facebook

Social media networks have been flooded with recordings allegedly showing Erdogan talking with his son about hiding vast sums of money and interfering in court cases…

# tweet-2 - Monday 10 March, 2014

From The Score Sharapova and Williams cold war ends but Russian insists she won’t wear a catsuit Thawing Out

Sharapova and Williams cold war ends but Russian insists she won’t wear a catsuit

The American made the first step towards smoothing out the pair’s fractious relationship.

# tweet-2 - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The Score Kerry’s Colm Cooper sends his thanks to fans after knee injury Staying Positive

Kerry’s Colm Cooper sends his thanks to fans after knee injury

The Kerry forward tweeted that he is looking forward to beginning rehab.

# tweet-2 - Sunday 9 February, 2014

From The Score Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips gets into Twitter scrap with One Direction’s Niall Horan Magic Mike

Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips gets into Twitter scrap with One Direction’s Niall Horan

Rob Kearney hates when someone slags off Mullingar’s finest.

# tweet-2 - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Here’s how to unearth your first ever tweet

And anyone else’s too.

# tweet-2 - Thursday 23 January, 2014

# tweet-2 - Saturday 18 January, 2014

# tweet-2 - Friday 17 January, 2014

RTÉ releases recording of controversial God Slot show in advance of broadcast

RTÉ was forced to respond to criticism after ‘curing gays’ tweet last night.

# tweet-2 - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Tweet Sweeper: Georgia Salpa has a beauty tip for you

It has nothing to do with her wearing a bikini. That and the rest of the week’s best tweets from famous people.

# tweet-2 - Friday 10 January, 2014

This supermarket Twitter account just killed it in a lengthy pun-off

Bow down before the Gods of punning.

# tweet-2 - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Tweet Sweeper: Harry Styles got into the Christmas spirit in a vomit-inducing way

That and all the rest of the week’s tweets from famous people.

# tweet-2 - Friday 22 November, 2013

The History Channel is livetweeting JFK’s fateful trip to Dallas today

Watch the events of 50 years ago unfold in real time via Twitter.

# tweet-2 - Sunday 8 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Debunked: Do ostriches bury their heads in the sand when scared? True Or False

Debunked: Do ostriches bury their heads in the sand when scared?

Or could that just be according to a book published in 77AD?

# tweet-2 - Friday 6 September, 2013

The Garda Traffic Twitter account has some competition

Garda Community Info is moving in on their turf with a super gag.

# tweet-2 - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie This great infographic explains how TDs use Twitter Tweeting TDs

This great infographic explains how TDs use Twitter

Eamonn Bell has researched and compiled extensive information that gives us an idea of how TDs use Twitter. There are some surprising outcomes.

# tweet-2 - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

What word has just been redefined by the Oxford English Dictionary? Say What?

What word has just been redefined by the Oxford English Dictionary?

And it will never be the same again.

# tweet-2 - Friday 26 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 11 internet firsts you probably never heard of Internet Firsts

11 internet firsts you probably never heard of

The first photo ever uploaded to the internet, the first registered domain name… let’s step back into the internet’s history.

# tweet-2 - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

From The Score Thatcher tweet sees Irish cricket star banned for 3 matches Twitter

Thatcher tweet sees Irish cricket star banned for 3 matches

John Mooney quickly apologised for the ‘derogatory’ message about the former British PM.

# tweet-2 - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Embarrassed politician accidentally tweets porn link

Morto for Rob Wilson, UK Conservative MP.

# tweet-2 - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

# tweet-2 - Monday 25 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Tweeting the election: How one TD really saw the 2011 campaign GE11

Tweeting the election: How one TD really saw the 2011 campaign

Labour TD Aodhán Ó Ríordáin kept a diary recording all his tweets – and what he really thought – throughout the 2011 election campaign. Two years on from the election, he shares some of them for the first time.

# tweet-2 - Monday 28 January, 2013

Official Police Tweet of the Day Whoops

Official Police Tweet of the Day

Morto for the Dallas Police Department.

# tweet-2 - Thursday 24 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Twitter unveils new 6-second video app called Vine Micro-video

Twitter unveils new 6-second video app called Vine

The new feature allows users to take short looping videos which can be shared on social media.

# tweet-2 - Saturday 19 January, 2013

From The Score ‘Dembele’s not good enough’ – How I became public enemy number one on Twitter Controversy

‘Dembele’s not good enough’ – How I became public enemy number one on Twitter

How one tweet opened up a new side of Twitter that Paul Fennessy had never experienced before.

# tweet-2 - Saturday 5 January, 2013

From The Score Kobe Bryant joins Twitter, gains 432,235 followers in 22 hours Bandwagon

Kobe Bryant joins Twitter, gains 432,235 followers in 22 hours

The LA Lakers star lost out to the Clippers last night and is still 6m followers behind LeBron James.

# tweet-2 - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012 Review 2012 This post contains images

Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012

From Maeve Binchy to the fatal Swedish House Mafia concert, these are TheJournal.ie stories which were shared the most on Twitter this year.

# tweet-2 - Friday 14 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Christmas tweets to light up old Dublin flour mill Happy Tweetmas

Christmas tweets to light up old Dublin flour mill

AOL is inviting people to send festive tweets, the most popular of which will be projected onto the side of Boland’s Mill in the Grand Canal Dock.

# tweet-2 - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

From The Score Former Wallaby legend Campese slammed for rant about female sportswriters Campo

Former Wallaby legend Campese slammed for rant about female sportswriters

The goose-stepping rugby star has been putting out fires (with tweets) ever since.

# tweet-2 - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Vatican launches new Latin-teaching academy… with a tweet Scribere

Vatican launches new Latin-teaching academy… with a tweet

Cardinal who heads up the academy is an avid tweeter and promoted his new project by tweeting in Latin.

# tweet-2 - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

The most popular tweet of all time

Four more years. Half-a-million retweets.

# tweet-2 - Sunday 30 September, 2012

From TheJournal.ie MEP Nick Griffin says he will not apologise for ‘Fenian’ comment on Twitter BNP

MEP Nick Griffin says he will not apologise for ‘Fenian’ comment on Twitter

Griffin hit out at republicans after he received “vast amounts” of abuse on his Twitter feed.

# tweet-2 - Friday 28 September, 2012

From The Score Ferdinand: “The footage doesn’t lie” Tweet

Ferdinand: “The footage doesn’t lie”

QPR defender breaks his silence about the events of the past few months.

# tweet-2 - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

From The Score Button ‘disappointed’ with Lewis Hamilton over leaked team data Tension

Button ‘disappointed’ with Lewis Hamilton over leaked team data

Hamilton posted the tweet after Saturday’s qualifying session for the Belgian GP.

# tweet-2 - Thursday 23 August, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Twitter agrees to block fake Indian PM accounts Hoax

Twitter agrees to block fake Indian PM accounts

The government asked Twitter to take down the accounts because they risked increasing ethnic and religious tension.

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