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#Tweets

# tweets - Monday 12 July, 2021

Over 1,000 tweets removed following 'abhorrent racist abuse' of England players
# Euro 2020
# Euro 2020

Over 1,000 tweets removed following 'abhorrent racist abuse' of England players

Jul 12th 2021, 1:00 PM 29,099 Views 41 Comments

Facebook said it has also removed comments and accounts “directing abuse at England’s footballers”.

# tweets - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

‘Just setting up my twttr’: Twitter CEO sells first-ever tweet for more than €2 million
# Digital Token
# Digital Token

‘Just setting up my twttr’: Twitter CEO sells first-ever tweet for more than €2 million

Mar 23rd 2021, 7:18 AM 20,788 Views 15 Comments

The proceeds from the bidding war have been donated to charity.

# tweets - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Mary Lou McDonald wants to 'clear the air' with Jewish leader over TD's anti-Semitic tweets
# Reada Cronin
# Reada Cronin

Mary Lou McDonald wants to 'clear the air' with Jewish leader over TD's anti-Semitic tweets

Feb 20th 2020, 4:04 PM 30,970 Views 115 Comments

Réada Cronin has apologised after writing that Israel had ‘taken Nazism to a new level’.

# tweets - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

'Inaccurate, anti-Semitic and racist': Jewish Council condemns newly-elected Sinn Féin TD's 'offensive' tweets
# Reada Cronin
# Reada Cronin

'Inaccurate, anti-Semitic and racist': Jewish Council condemns newly-elected Sinn Féin TD's 'offensive' tweets

Updated Feb 19th 2020, 4:18 PM 54,226 Views 211 Comments

Réada Cronin has apologised for her tweets, saying she never intended to cause hurt or distress.

# tweets - Monday 13 January, 2020

Fianna Fáil TD denies defaming Sinn Féin's Mary Lou McDonald, court hears
# Twitter
# Twitter

Fianna Fáil TD denies defaming Sinn Féin's Mary Lou McDonald, court hears

Jan 13th 2020, 6:32 PM 27,556 Views 0 Comments

A pretrial motion was mentioned before the High Court today.

# tweets - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

'Hiding isn't going to make it go away': Fine Gael Ministers call on Clifford-Lee to apologise over social media comments
# Tweets
# Tweets

'Hiding isn't going to make it go away': Fine Gael Ministers call on Clifford-Lee to apologise over social media comments

Updated Nov 12th 2019, 5:23 PM 25,358 Views 22 Comments

Lorraine Clifford-Lee has come under fire in recent days over controversial tweets she posted in the past.

# tweets - Monday 11 November, 2019

Fianna Fáil senator apologises for derogatory tweets that she says were 'taken out of context'
# Apology
# Apology

Fianna Fáil senator apologises for derogatory tweets that she says were 'taken out of context'

Nov 11th 2019, 10:59 AM 55,520 Views 0 Comments

The tweets, which were posted in 2011, used words such as “knacker” and “Traveller” in a derogatory manner.

# tweets - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

President Trump can't block critics from his Twitter account, US court rules
# First Amendment
# First Amendment

President Trump can't block critics from his Twitter account, US court rules

Jul 9th 2019, 8:40 PM 19,089 Views 49 Comments

The US Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan upheld a lower court judge who said Trump violates the Constitution when he blocks his critics.

# tweets - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Cobh Ramblers' managerial vacancy, Keano's costume and more Tweets of the Week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Cobh Ramblers' managerial vacancy, Keano's costume and more Tweets of the Week

Jul 7th 2019, 10:30 AM 6,333 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# tweets - Monday 24 December, 2018

50 of the funniest tweets by Irish women in 2018
# Irish Tweets
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Tweets

50 of the funniest tweets by Irish women in 2018

Dec 24th 2018, 9:30 PM 9,786 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a hell of a year.

# tweets - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Petr Cech's headgear gaffe and more tweets of the week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Petr Cech's headgear gaffe and more tweets of the week

Sep 30th 2018, 10:30 AM 11,007 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Roy Keane’s kickabout in the park.

# tweets - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Trump accuses ex-lawyer Cohen of making up 'stories' to get plea deal
# Story Telling
# Story Telling

Trump accuses ex-lawyer Cohen of making up 'stories' to get plea deal

Aug 22nd 2018, 3:46 PM 13,834 Views 55 Comments

Trump also said he felt sorry for Paul Manafort.

# tweets - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Showering with the World Cup trophy, celebrating a Lions cap and more sporting tweets of the week
# Musings
From The42
# Musings

Showering with the World Cup trophy, celebrating a Lions cap and more sporting tweets of the week

Jul 22nd 2018, 10:30 AM 11,511 Views 1 Comment

Here’s what some familiar faces in the sporting world had to say on Twitter over the past week.

# tweets - Sunday 3 June, 2018

John O'Shea's farewell, Cork and Limerick's thriller and more in the sporting tweets of the week
# Some Thoughts
From The42
# Some Thoughts

John O'Shea's farewell, Cork and Limerick's thriller and more in the sporting tweets of the week

Jun 3rd 2018, 10:30 AM 6,310 Views 1 Comment

Also featuring Simon Zebo and Gary Lineker.

# tweets - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Trump violated US constitution by blocking people on Twitter court says
# Block Rockin Tweets
# Block Rockin Tweets

Trump violated US constitution by blocking people on Twitter court says

May 23rd 2018, 8:48 PM 18,672 Views 59 Comments

The ruling comes in response to a lawsuit filed by a group of Twitter users.

# tweets - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Spider Dad and Spider Lad, don't let Mam on Facebook and more tweets of the week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Spider Dad and Spider Lad, don't let Mam on Facebook and more tweets of the week

Apr 1st 2018, 10:30 AM 7,747 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# tweets - Friday 23 March, 2018

Irish people have been sharing the worst things they've ever said in interviews and it's hilarious
# Oh God
From The Daily Edge
# Oh God

Irish people have been sharing the worst things they've ever said in interviews and it's hilarious

Mar 23rd 2018, 3:35 PM 9,881 Views 2 Comments

Leaving Cert orals have caught a lot of us out.

# tweets - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Model quits L'Oreal ad campaign due to alleged 'anti-Israeli' tweets
# Amena Khan
# Amena Khan

Model quits L'Oreal ad campaign due to alleged 'anti-Israeli' tweets

Jan 23rd 2018, 7:37 AM 28,784 Views 101 Comments

Khan was to be the first woman in a hijab to front a mainstream shampoo campaign.

# tweets - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Donald Trump has been retweeting anti-Muslim videos from a British far-right leader
# Britain First
# Britain First

Donald Trump has been retweeting anti-Muslim videos from a British far-right leader

Nov 29th 2017, 12:32 PM 28,552 Views 157 Comments

The videos had been shared by deputy leader of Britain First, Jayda Fransen.

# tweets - Sunday 22 October, 2017

The Meylers are taking over - it's the sporting tweets of the week
# Tweet Storm
From The42
# Tweet Storm

The Meylers are taking over - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Oct 22nd 2017, 10:00 AM 4,887 Views 0 Comments

Also featuring Home and Away’s biggest Cork City fan.

# tweets - Friday 13 October, 2017

Gamble on sports? 'Tone' of tweets can help predict the outcome of football matches
# Study
# Study

Gamble on sports? 'Tone' of tweets can help predict the outcome of football matches

Oct 13th 2017, 6:10 AM 9,567 Views 2 Comments

A study has found that the tone of a Twitter post that can predict when a team is more likely to win.

# tweets - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Trump slams 'dishonest media' for reports of rift with Chief of Staff John Kelly
# Totally Made Up
# Totally Made Up

Trump slams 'dishonest media' for reports of rift with Chief of Staff John Kelly

Oct 11th 2017, 8:08 AM 13,758 Views 30 Comments

“The fake news is at it again.”

# tweets - Friday 29 September, 2017

Twitter reveals Russia-backed ads ahead of US election
# ELECTION INVESTIGATION
# ELECTION INVESTIGATION

Twitter reveals Russia-backed ads ahead of US election

Sep 29th 2017, 7:32 AM 9,269 Views 40 Comments

Twitter said Russia-backed news organisation RT spent €230,000 on the ads in 2016.

# tweets - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

9 of the quickest reactions to Twitter's new 280 character limit
# Tweets
From The Daily Edge
# Tweets

9 of the quickest reactions to Twitter's new 280 character limit

Sep 27th 2017, 9:00 PM 7,041 Views 0 Comments

280 characters?!

# tweets - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

NBA star Kevin Durant sorry for 'idiotic' tweets
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

NBA star Kevin Durant sorry for 'idiotic' tweets

Sep 19th 2017, 11:32 PM 8,270 Views 4 Comments

US media reports have said the Golden State Warriors star had meant to post the remarks from a fake account.

# tweets - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Fine Gael criticises one of its councillors for 'unacceptable' comments about Islam
# Sharia Law
# Sharia Law

Fine Gael criticises one of its councillors for 'unacceptable' comments about Islam

Sep 7th 2017, 9:17 AM 27,218 Views 272 Comments

Councillor Brian Murphy claimed that Sharia law is operating in Ireland.

# tweets - Monday 4 September, 2017

22 hilarious tweets written by Irish people
# Tweets
From The Daily Edge
# Tweets

22 hilarious tweets written by Irish people

Sep 4th 2017, 8:00 AM 24,896 Views 3 Comments

A nice way to start your week off.

# tweets - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Karl Lacey tributes and Joe Ward's incredible record - it's tweets of the week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Karl Lacey tributes and Joe Ward's incredible record - it's tweets of the week

Sep 3rd 2017, 10:30 AM 4,641 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# tweets - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Richie Hogan at Southampton and more in our sporting tweets of the week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Richie Hogan at Southampton and more in our sporting tweets of the week

Aug 13th 2017, 10:30 AM 11,630 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# tweets - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Trump refuses to say whether or not he'll fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions
# Trump
# Trump

Trump refuses to say whether or not he'll fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Jul 26th 2017, 7:58 AM 15,945 Views 50 Comments

Trump has expressed increasing anger with Sessions as his Justice Department’s investigations into possible Trump-Russia collusion have quickened.

# tweets - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Just 18 hilarious tweets that will resonate with anyone who wears a bra
# No Worries Bra
From The Daily Edge
# No Worries Bra

Just 18 hilarious tweets that will resonate with anyone who wears a bra

Jul 5th 2017, 9:00 PM 10,346 Views 4 Comments

Oh, bras.

# tweets - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

'I'd rather eat my own sh*t than listen to them' - Liam Gallagher just roasted Bono on Twitter
# Bingo
From The Daily Edge
# Bingo

'I'd rather eat my own sh*t than listen to them' - Liam Gallagher just roasted Bono on Twitter

Jul 4th 2017, 8:52 PM 8,401 Views 3 Comments

Bongo will be mad.

# tweets - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Trump hits out at journalist again, calling her 'dumb as a rock'
# Morning Joe
# Morning Joe

Trump hits out at journalist again, calling her 'dumb as a rock'

Jul 1st 2017, 7:23 PM 28,695 Views 76 Comments

Earlier in the week, the US President was criticised for saying Mika Brzezinski was “bleeding badly from a face-lift”.

# tweets - Friday 30 June, 2017

'We're ok, the country is not': TV hosts hit back at Donald Trump for insulting tweets
# Morning Joe
# Morning Joe

'We're ok, the country is not': TV hosts hit back at Donald Trump for insulting tweets

Jun 30th 2017, 1:43 PM 42,142 Views 70 Comments

“I am very concerned about what this once again reveals about the President of the US,” MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski said.

# tweets - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Richie Power's quest to banish injury woes and more in the sporting tweets of the week
# The Twitterati
From The42
# The Twitterati

Richie Power's quest to banish injury woes and more in the sporting tweets of the week

Jun 25th 2017, 3:56 PM 5,195 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Munster rugby pay tribute to Peter O’Mahony.

# tweets - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

17 wholesome and pure tweets that will cheer you right up
# Just Lovely
From The Daily Edge
# Just Lovely

17 wholesome and pure tweets that will cheer you right up

Jun 21st 2017, 9:00 PM 9,907 Views 5 Comments

Each one of these is like a tiny hug.

# tweets - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Trump says he's being investigated by the FBI, but Trump's lawyer insists he isn't
# Which Is It
# Which Is It

Trump says he's being investigated by the FBI, but Trump's lawyer insists he isn't

Jun 18th 2017, 6:25 PM 21,304 Views 31 Comments

Lawyer Jay Sedulow said, “He’s not afraid of the investigation – there is no investigation… there is not an investigation of the president of the United States, period.”

# tweets - Friday 28 April, 2017

What words does President Donald Trump most like to tweet?
# Tweeter In Chief
# Tweeter In Chief

What words does President Donald Trump most like to tweet?

Apr 28th 2017, 2:20 PM 13,292 Views 21 Comments

He reaches 100 days in office tomorrow.

# tweets - Monday 24 April, 2017

A complete rundown of Kim Kardashian's most bizarre old tweets
# Kim Kardashian
From The Daily Edge
# Kim Kardashian

A complete rundown of Kim Kardashian's most bizarre old tweets

Apr 24th 2017, 4:30 PM 8,932 Views 0 Comments

Find out how Kim Kardashian copes with putting on cold jewellery.

# tweets - Friday 21 April, 2017

16 times Cher proved that she's the gift that keeps on giving on Twitter
# For Cher
From The Daily Edge
# For Cher

16 times Cher proved that she's the gift that keeps on giving on Twitter

Apr 21st 2017, 8:00 AM 8,646 Views 2 Comments

“SIT ON YOU OWN DAMN FACE.”

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