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# twitter - Monday 5 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge Too coy to crunch in public? Doritos are launching a 'lady-friendly' version Doritos

# twitter - Saturday 3 February, 2018

From The42 'Johnny f*****g Sexton' - The reaction to Ireland's last-gasp win over France Woah

'Johnny f*****g Sexton' - The reaction to Ireland's last-gasp win over France

‘Bottle and brilliance – can’t buy it.’

# twitter - Monday 15 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge Gaeilgeoirí are calling out negative attitudes to Irish with this funny and thought-provoking hashtag Nílsécgl

Gaeilgeoirí are calling out negative attitudes to Irish with this funny and thought-provoking hashtag

“Can we all just agree that history is a dead subject? It’s not useful, it’s not in the present!”

# twitter - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Pakistan summons US ambassador over Trump tweet

The US President used his first tweet of 2018 to tear into Islamabad.

Tweeting TDs: Who excelled on social media in 2017?

While local radio might still be the holy grail of parish pump politics, new media is quickly catching up, writes Craig Dwyer.

# twitter - Friday 29 December, 2017

Barack Obama ends 2017 with a series of 'good news' tweets

In a series of tweets, the former US president referenced a number of different news stories from 2017.

South Korea seizes ship that was allegedly selling oil in secret to North Korea

It follows US President Donald Trump’s tweets about the alleged transfer of oil.

# twitter - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Donald Trump's bizarre first year in the White House, in 12 tweets

It’s been a very odd year in US politics. Here it is, digested in 12 Trump tweets.

'It can be a rough time': How comedian Sarah Millican is helping people who spend Christmas alone

This is the seventh year of her #joinin initiative which encourages those who are by themselves on Christmas Day to chat to join the online conversation for some company.

# twitter - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge People are sharing the questions that keep them up at night and they're making our heads hurt But Why Though

People are sharing the questions that keep them up at night and they're making our heads hurt

“Why is a pizza in the shape of a circle, cut into triangles, then shoved into a square box?”

# twitter - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Leader of the British far-right group that Trump retweeted has been arrested

The US President retweeted a message from Britain First’s deputy leader last month.

# twitter - Sunday 10 December, 2017

From The42 Blues sisters, Turkish flags and chunky Xherdan Shaqiri - it's the sporting tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Blues sisters, Turkish flags and chunky Xherdan Shaqiri - it's the sporting tweets of the week

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

Column: Celebrities shouldn't peddle misinformation about mental health

The reality is that the public and even policy makers often get their ideas from the media, writes Amy Plant.

# twitter - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

From The42 From the Women's Rugby World Cup to the Notorious - here are the top Twitter sports trends of 2017 This Happened

These were the news stories that dominated Irish Twitter feeds this year

Repeal the Eighth, Brexit and Storm Ophelia were the most tweeted about news stories by Irish Twitter users.

# twitter - Sunday 3 December, 2017

From The42 Klopp meets his idol David Meyler - it's the sporting tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Klopp meets his idol David Meyler - it's the sporting tweets of the week

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

# twitter - Thursday 30 November, 2017

# twitter - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

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

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

# twitter - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge A Tipperary woman also called Frances Fitzgerald is having a tough time on Twitter today Wrong Frances

# twitter - Saturday 25 November, 2017

From The42 Ireland's 2012 Olympics hero John Joe Nevin makes successful return to boxing Comeback

Ireland's 2012 Olympics hero John Joe Nevin makes successful return to boxing

The Mullingar native took part in his first fight in over a year.

# twitter - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Youtuber Jack Maynard axed from I'm a Celebrity after old tweets resurface

Maynard reportedly posted a series of homophobic and racist slurs and mocked people with facial deformities.

# twitter - Monday 20 November, 2017

RTÉ investigating how 'deal with it' tweet was sent in response to Al Porter controversy

The broadcaster has also issued an apology.

'Imagine getting rape threats when you open an app': The toll of online abuse on women

Women in eight different countries reported feeling anxious, less confident and unable to sleep after receiving abuse online.

# twitter - Sunday 19 November, 2017

From The42 Buffon's tears, Swedish chefs and Bundee's debut - it's the sporting tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Buffon's tears, Swedish chefs and Bundee's debut - it's the sporting tweets of the week

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

# twitter - Friday 17 November, 2017

Mary Lou McDonald says she's glad Barry Walsh resigned over comments about female politicians

The Sinn Féin deputy leader was subject to online abuse by Walsh.

'Where do his hands go?' Trump hits out at Senator accused of groping sportscaster

The US President has yet to comment on the numerous allegations levelled against Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore.

# twitter - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Twitter strips verified status from Richard Spencer and others after new rules against hate

The company has said that it should have acted earlier.

# twitter - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Trump Jr releases messages with WikiLeaks during 2016 campaign

The private messages released by Trump Jr on Twitter show him responding to the website three times.

# twitter - Sunday 12 November, 2017

George Takei and Richard Dreyfuss respond to harassment scandals

“Right now it is a he said/he said situation, over alleged events nearly 40 years ago”, Takei said.

# twitter - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Twitter has officially doubled its character limit for all its users

An expanded character limit of 280 has been tested over the past month.

# twitter - Saturday 4 November, 2017

US journalist charged with attempting to overthrow Robert Mugabe after calling him 'selfish and sick'

Martha O’Donovan, who works in Zimbabwe, has been remanded in custody.

# twitter - Friday 3 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge A complete collection of the times Anna Kendrick took absolutely no sh*t on Twitter Pitch Perfect

A complete collection of the times Anna Kendrick took absolutely no sh*t on Twitter

“Yes of course I got your text – I’m just ignoring it. Don’t make it weird.”

# twitter - Thursday 2 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge 19 of Ryan Reynolds’ very best one-liners on Twitter Deadpan

19 of Ryan Reynolds’ very best one-liners on Twitter

This man is not a comedian. Repeat, not a comedian.

# twitter - Sunday 29 October, 2017

'A witch hunt for evil politics': Trump irate after US media reports person charged with Russian collusion

The US President got very angry on Twitter about it this morning.

# twitter - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Twitter will now label political ads, including who bought them and how much they cost

Senators behind the Honest Ads Act referred to it as an issue of national security.

# twitter - Sunday 22 October, 2017

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

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

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

# twitter - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Father Ted co-creator leaves Twitter because of 'Nazis with blue ticks'

Linehan was an early adopter of the platform and his following had grown to nearly 700,000.

# twitter - Friday 13 October, 2017

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

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

# twitter - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

From The42 Game-changer: Facebook emerges as genuine contender in Premier League rights war New Era

Game-changer: Facebook emerges as genuine contender in Premier League rights war

The social media giant, and other digital corporations, are lingering and may be set to pounce.