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#Tweets

# tweets - Monday 3 June, 2013

This Spice Girl is the most unintentionally hilarious Tweeter ever*
# Funny Spice
From The Daily Edge
# Funny Spice

This Spice Girl is the most unintentionally hilarious Tweeter ever*

Jun 3rd 2013, 11:00 AM 3,960 Views 0 Comments

*We reckon so anyway.

# tweets - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Tweet Sweeper: Nicky Byrne doesn't like the new Guinness glasses
# Twitterverse
From The Daily Edge
# Twitterverse

Tweet Sweeper: Nicky Byrne doesn't like the new Guinness glasses

Jun 1st 2013, 10:30 AM 2,819 Views 2 Comments

Our pick of the week’s tweets from famous people.

# tweets - Monday 13 May, 2013

Beyoncé reacts to Irish tweets about her gigs at the weekend*
# QUEEN B
From The Daily Edge
# QUEEN B

Beyoncé reacts to Irish tweets about her gigs at the weekend*

May 13th 2013, 10:13 AM 4,664 Views 2 Comments

*Ok, this is how we’d imagine she’d react.

# tweets - Sunday 28 April, 2013

9 reasons why Terry Pratchett is an absolute legend
# Good Man Terry
From The Daily Edge
# Good Man Terry

9 reasons why Terry Pratchett is an absolute legend

Apr 28th 2013, 9:45 AM 14,084 Views 30 Comments

Today is his birthday and he is quite amazing.

# tweets - Friday 12 April, 2013

14 of the funniest #ThingsMoreUsefulThanAdebayor tweets
# WIT
From The42
# WIT

14 of the funniest #ThingsMoreUsefulThanAdebayor tweets

Apr 12th 2013, 3:02 PM 4,570 Views 0 Comments

Fans vented their frustration in humorous fashion following the Tottenham striker’s disappointing performance in the Europa League last night.

# tweets - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Will your tweets get you fired?
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Will your tweets get you fired?

Mar 27th 2013, 12:49 PM 10,875 Views 27 Comments

This app can check that out for you…

# tweets - Monday 18 March, 2013

8 celebrities who are surprisingly excellent on Twitter
# Twitterstars
From The Daily Edge
# Twitterstars

8 celebrities who are surprisingly excellent on Twitter

Mar 18th 2013, 11:30 AM 31,458 Views 20 Comments

Richard Marx of ‘Right Here Waiting’ fame, anyone?

# tweets - Saturday 16 March, 2013

9 people who REALLY don't like St Patrick's Day
# Haters Gonna Hate
From The Daily Edge
# Haters Gonna Hate

9 people who REALLY don't like St Patrick's Day

Mar 16th 2013, 5:00 PM 23,373 Views 63 Comments

Not one little bit.

# tweets - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Bryan Cranston wins the celebrity tweets about the new Pope
# Popeapalooza
From The Daily Edge
# Popeapalooza

Bryan Cranston wins the celebrity tweets about the new Pope

Mar 14th 2013, 2:16 PM 1,683 Views 0 Comments

He’s the best.

# tweets - Monday 25 February, 2013

The 13 best tweets about Oscars 2013
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

The 13 best tweets about Oscars 2013

Feb 25th 2013, 1:00 PM 19,491 Views 5 Comments

It’s not real until you read the tweets about it.

# tweets - Thursday 7 February, 2013

'Is this the Gathering?': The very best #promnight tweets
# Prom Night
From The Daily Edge
# Prom Night

'Is this the Gathering?': The very best #promnight tweets

Feb 7th 2013, 11:26 AM 11,702 Views 14 Comments

Whatever happens, we’ll tweet our way out of this.

# tweets - Thursday 24 January, 2013

French court says Twitter must identify racist tweet authors
# Twitter
# Twitter

French court says Twitter must identify racist tweet authors

Jan 24th 2013, 2:11 PM 6,187 Views 70 Comments

The ruling follows a complaint by a Jewish student union after anti-Semitic messages were posted on the site.

# tweets - Saturday 19 January, 2013

7 essential rules of social media etiquette
# Etiquette
# Etiquette

7 essential rules of social media etiquette

Jan 19th 2013, 12:00 PM 18,041 Views 59 Comments

How many of these rules have you broken?

# tweets - Thursday 10 January, 2013

WATCH: Celebrities reading mean tweets about themselves
# Handbags
From The Daily Edge
# Handbags

WATCH: Celebrities reading mean tweets about themselves

Jan 10th 2013, 9:00 PM 19,875 Views 25 Comments

Someone has been mean to Heisenberg, and he’s not happy.

# tweets - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Obama, #London2012 and @Pontifex: The year on Twitter
# 2012 On Twitter
# 2012 On Twitter

Obama, #London2012 and @Pontifex: The year on Twitter

Dec 12th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,012 Views 4 Comments

Twitter has produced a special website documenting the way users have been tweeting over the past year including the most retweeted post in the site’s history.

# tweets - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Column: How social media became a very real battleground
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: How social media became a very real battleground

Dec 1st 2012, 7:00 PM 30 Views 7 Comments

The conflict in Gaza is the latest to show the power of social networking – but online platforms need to examine the role they play, writes Jillian York.

# tweets - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Um, does the Oireachtas really understand hashtags?
# Hash Of It
From The Daily Edge
# Hash Of It

Um, does the Oireachtas really understand hashtags?

Nov 14th 2012, 1:12 PM 8,740 Views 11 Comments

Possibly not. But hey, everyone has to learn, right?

# tweets - Monday 29 October, 2012

6 celebrity Twitter accounts to follow for the US Election
# US2012
From The Daily Edge
# US2012

6 celebrity Twitter accounts to follow for the US Election

Oct 29th 2012, 9:00 AM 12,730 Views 6 Comments

They’ve got a lot to say…

# tweets - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Kindred spirits? It's the sporting tweets of the week
# Twittersphere
From The42
# Twittersphere

Kindred spirits? It's the sporting tweets of the week

Oct 28th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,053 Views 0 Comments

Also featuring Bernard Dunne, David Walsh and Sonny Bill Williams.

# tweets - Friday 19 October, 2012

UK: Police investigate Nick Griffin tweets about gay couple in B&B case
# BNP
# BNP

UK: Police investigate Nick Griffin tweets about gay couple in B&B case

Oct 19th 2012, 11:14 AM 9,417 Views 60 Comments

The controversial MEP has also issued a statement about his use of the phrase “fenian bastards” on Twitter.

# tweets - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

'Muslim rage' cover of Newsweek turns into #MuslimRage Twitter jokefest
# Muslim Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Muslim Rage

'Muslim rage' cover of Newsweek turns into #MuslimRage Twitter jokefest

Sep 18th 2012, 1:26 PM 11,320 Views 24 Comments

Here are some of our favourite tweets…

# tweets - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Steady on, Des: It's the sporting Tweets of the week
# Twittersphere
From The42
# Twittersphere

Steady on, Des: It's the sporting Tweets of the week

Aug 12th 2012, 9:04 AM 1,788 Views 0 Comments

A footballer ponders one of the great questions and the nation honours the great pugilists.

# tweets - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Tweet Sweeper: Paul Galvin is worried for low-flying ducks
# Twitterverse
From The Daily Edge
# Twitterverse

Tweet Sweeper: Paul Galvin is worried for low-flying ducks

Jul 28th 2012, 9:30 AM 6,688 Views 7 Comments

You’ve seen him laugh. You’ve seen him cry. But have you ever seen him tweet about Geordie Shore?

# tweets - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Give us a smile Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week
# Chuckles
From The42
# Chuckles

Give us a smile Andy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Jul 22nd 2012, 10:20 AM 957 Views 0 Comments

Melanie Nocher hopes the Scottish tennis star won’t bring down the buzz in the Olympic Village.

# tweets - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Hackers claim credit for Twitter outage
# Twitter
# Twitter

Hackers claim credit for Twitter outage

Jun 21st 2012, 9:47 PM 9,843 Views 25 Comments

The UGNazi group claims to have brought the site down for about 40 minutes this evening.

# tweets - Sunday 17 June, 2012

You'll get over it, Eamon: It's the sporting tweets of the week
# Twittersphere
From The42
# Twittersphere

You'll get over it, Eamon: It's the sporting tweets of the week

Jun 17th 2012, 9:00 AM 1,214 Views 0 Comments

Celebrating public lewdness, climbing to the very top, chickening out and Celebrity Salon. It all happened and it’s all here.

# tweets - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Whales, legs and Big Ben - the best inanimate objects on Twitter
# Objectified
From The Daily Edge
# Objectified

Whales, legs and Big Ben - the best inanimate objects on Twitter

Jun 16th 2012, 6:30 PM 4,285 Views 8 Comments

Tired of celebrities? Here’s what these inanimate objects have to say about the world.

# tweets - Saturday 2 June, 2012

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef
# Referendum
# Referendum

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef

Jun 2nd 2012, 2:39 PM 4,396 Views 12 Comments

How the Twittersphere reacted to Ireland’s decision to vote Yes in the Fiscal Compact referendum…

# tweets - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Bad hair day Caroline? It's the sporting tweets of the week
# Twittersphere
From The42
# Twittersphere

Bad hair day Caroline? It's the sporting tweets of the week

May 27th 2012, 10:25 AM 1,032 Views 0 Comments

This week, Joey Barton loses his faith, Fergus McFadden discusses everyone’s favourite Dublin-based monument, and Caroline Wozniacki alters her hairstyle.

# tweets - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Agony and ecstasy: the last moments of the title race finale in 38 tweets
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Agony and ecstasy: the last moments of the title race finale in 38 tweets

May 13th 2012, 7:10 PM 678 Views 0 Comments

It could not have been more dramatic.

# tweets - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Denmark puts Euro 2012 Twitter ban in place
# Boo!
From The42
# Boo!

Denmark puts Euro 2012 Twitter ban in place

Apr 24th 2012, 11:29 AM 330 Views 1 Comment

Twitter will be a less colourful place without the egomanical ramblings of @bendtnerb52 (“ballplaya, sex, love, rock and roll.”)

# tweets - Thursday 5 April, 2012

"There's only one @Juuulie_Ann" - Twitter names to appear on football stars' jerseys
# Hells' Belles
From The42
# Hells' Belles

"There's only one @Juuulie_Ann" - Twitter names to appear on football stars' jerseys

Apr 5th 2012, 1:06 PM 661 Views 0 Comments

The Women’s Super League in England is embracing the digital age as ‘handles’ replace surnames on strips

# tweets - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Tweet dreams: Irish Olympic athletes free to use Twitter at London 2012
# Tweet On
From The42
# Tweet On

Tweet dreams: Irish Olympic athletes free to use Twitter at London 2012

Mar 31st 2012, 4:24 PM 406 Views 0 Comments

Pat Hickey knows what a London Bus looks like but, by the looks of it, he prefers vintage technology.

# tweets - Friday 3 February, 2012

Nearly 85 per cent of TDs now on Twitter
# Tweeting TDs
# Tweeting TDs

Nearly 85 per cent of TDs now on Twitter

Feb 3rd 2012, 1:30 PM 2,858 Views 21 Comments

Research has shown that 139 of the 166 members of the Dáil operate a Twitter account.

# tweets - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Labour Senator apologises over Twitter insults following 'Magda' controversy
# Magda
# Magda

Labour Senator apologises over Twitter insults following 'Magda' controversy

Feb 2nd 2012, 2:05 PM 6,680 Views 72 Comments

Jimmy Harte responded with insults to Twitter users who had criticised his comments on the controversial ‘Magda’ story in yesterday’s Irish Independent.

# tweets - Monday 30 January, 2012

The 25 best tweets about #Irishthings
# Irishthings
From The Daily Edge
# Irishthings

The 25 best tweets about #Irishthings

Jan 30th 2012, 2:02 PM 15,498 Views 24 Comments

Joe Duffy, flat 7UP and leaving the immersion on – here’s the pick of the best #irishthings which have been trending on Twitter today.

# tweets - Friday 27 January, 2012

Twitter says it can now censor tweets in some countries
# Twitter
# Twitter

Twitter says it can now censor tweets in some countries

Jan 27th 2012, 9:56 AM 1,949 Views 20 Comments

Twitter said that it would now be able to restrict tweets from being read in certain countries where laws may be different while still allowing them to be seen elsewhere.

# tweets - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Death Row sentence overturned thanks to jury member's tweets
# Tweets
# Tweets

Death Row sentence overturned thanks to jury member's tweets

Dec 11th 2011, 2:59 PM 5,913 Views 13 Comments

Erickson Dimas-Martinez will be retried because a juror tweeted about the case – and complained about the coffee.

# tweets - Monday 5 September, 2011

Two Mexicans face 30 years in jail for untrue tweets
# War Of The Worlds
# War Of The Worlds

Two Mexicans face 30 years in jail for untrue tweets

Sep 5th 2011, 8:57 AM 1,005 Views 2 Comments

A man and woman in Mexico face up to 30 years in prison for causing panic after tweeting about fake gunmen attacks on local schools.

# tweets - Saturday 30 July, 2011

Twitter adding 'Not Safe For Work' filter
# NSFW
# NSFW

Twitter adding 'Not Safe For Work' filter

Jul 30th 2011, 11:27 AM 777 Views 2 Comments

Worried about accidentally coming across ‘sensitive’ tweets at inappropriate times? Then this is for you…