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#Twitter

# twitter - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Trump tells liberal congresswomen to go fix the 'crime-infested places from which they came'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused the president of wanting to “make America white again”.

# twitter - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Twitter bans 'dehumanising' posts towards religious groups

The social media giant now bans posts that liken religious groups to rats, viruses or maggots.

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

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

# twitter - Sunday 7 July, 2019

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

Cobh Ramblers' managerial vacancy, Keano's costume and more 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 - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Twitter clamps down on Irish-linked accounts sharing pictures of underage children

Despite Twitter shutting down a significant number of these accounts, new versions keep appearing.

# twitter - Sunday 30 June, 2019

From The42 The damage Andy Ruiz has caused, the Brogans out in force and more Tweets of the week Tweet Elite

The damage Andy Ruiz has caused, the Brogans out in force and more 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 - Sunday 23 June, 2019

From The42 Wan-Bissaka playing U12s for Palace, Rossies' super-fan Paddy Joe Burke and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

Wan-Bissaka playing U12s for Palace, Rossies' super-fan Paddy Joe Burke and more 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 - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before court after Ana Kriegel murderers identified online

The boys, identified in the media only as Boy A and Boy B, were convicted yesterday of murdering Ana Kriegel last year.

# twitter - Sunday 9 June, 2019

From The42 Shane Ross robs Katie's limelight, GAA referee brings McDonalds to A&E and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

Shane Ross robs Katie's limelight, GAA referee brings McDonalds to A&E and more 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 7 June, 2019

Twitter overhauls rules in bid to boost transparency and make it easier to report abuse

Twitter has been repeatedly criticised for failing to police abuse and harassment on the site.

# twitter - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Irish comedian subjected to 'dozens' of rape and death threats over article she wrote on Junior Cert paper

Aoife Dooley said she has notified gardaí of the threats made to her online.

# twitter - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

These were the most active Irish politicians on Twitter during the European election campaign

More than 33,000 unique Irish Twitter users discussed the European election on the social network in recent weeks.

# twitter - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Explainer: Why is Facebook allowing a doctored video of 'drunk' US Speaker Nancy Pelosi to stay online?

The social media giant has been criticised after altered footage of Pelosi was posted online this week.

From The42 Rod Stewart's brilliant tribute to Liam Miller, Dick Clerkin down in Castlebar and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

Rod Stewart's brilliant tribute to Liam Miller, Dick Clerkin down in Castlebar and more 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 - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Arnold Schwarzenegger reassures fans after being attacked at event in South Africa

The 71 year-old was kicked in the back during a sports event in Johannesburg.

# twitter - Friday 17 May, 2019

Online celebrity Grumpy Cat dies aged 7

The cat made her owner Tabatha Bundesen of Arizona, a wealthy woman

# twitter - Friday 26 April, 2019

From The42 World snooker champion in hospital after suffering chest pains Concern

World snooker champion in hospital after suffering chest pains

Mark Williams later revealed doctors are confident his health scare is not related to his heart.

# twitter - Sunday 21 April, 2019

From The42 Three generations of Meylers, Man City fans leaving early and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

Three generations of Meylers, Man City fans leaving early and more 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 - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

John Boyne quits Twitter after criticism from trans activists following newspaper article

‘He spoke of his rejection of the term ‘cis’ used to refer to those who are not part of the trans community.

# twitter - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

From The42 Seattle Seahawks quarterback set to be highest-paid NFL star with $140 million deal - reports Big Money

Seattle Seahawks quarterback set to be highest-paid NFL star with $140 million deal - reports

Russell Wilson appeared to confirm the reports with a video message on Twitter.

# twitter - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Ilhan Omar defiant after Donald Trump criticises her 9/11 comments

Ilhan Omar has drawn criticism for referring to the 9/11 attacks as “some people did something”.

# twitter - Friday 12 April, 2019

Businessman claims he is victim of smear campaign through false Twitter account

Philip Rattle of August Equity LLP has launched High Court proceedings.

# twitter - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

From The42 Rugby Australia investigating after Folau's 'unacceptable' social media posts Controversy

Rugby Australia investigating after Folau's 'unacceptable' social media posts

The Wallabies fullback has drawn criticism again.

# twitter - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Tech companies face fines and jail time if they fail to remove violent content under new Australia law

It comes in the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attack in New Zealand on 15 March.

# twitter - Sunday 31 March, 2019

From The42 Bernie Slaven's dogs, James Power's Irish oral exam and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

Bernie Slaven's dogs, James Power's Irish oral exam and more 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 - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Man hospitalised following single-vehicle crash after failing to stop car for gardaí

The driver suffered minor injuries in the collision.

# twitter - Thursday 7 March, 2019

'My grand-daughter saw this': Brazilian president criticised for tweeting video of man urinating at carnival

The 40-second clip was reportedly filmed at the country’s famous Carnival festival.

# twitter - Sunday 3 March, 2019

From The42 Jeff Stelling gets burned, Paddy Kavanagh's chip van and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

Jeff Stelling gets burned, Paddy Kavanagh's chip van and more 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 - Sunday 24 February, 2019

From The42 Thomas Barr gets pushed out of the way, Pochettino's rage and more Tweets of the week Musings

Thomas Barr gets pushed out of the way, Pochettino's rage and more Tweets of the week

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

# twitter - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Hot Press writer launches legal proceedings against Broadsheet.ie and Twitter

Olaf Tyaransen filed a High Court action against the two companies on Thursday.

# twitter - Sunday 10 February, 2019

From The42 The life of a supporter, rules of engagement and other tweets of the week Tweet Elite

The life of a supporter, rules of engagement and other 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 8 February, 2019

From The Daily Edge Why one woman’s viral response to a humiliating job interview isn’t all that surprising Viral

Why one woman’s viral response to a humiliating job interview isn’t all that surprising

“It felt like being sat in a room with my abusive ex.”

# twitter - Sunday 3 February, 2019

From The42 Luke Kelly loves his football, Max Holloway visits Croke Park and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

Luke Kelly loves his football, Max Holloway visits Croke Park and more 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 31 January, 2019

HSE to investigate alleged leak of patient's details after abortion at Dublin maternity hospital

A message shared on Twitter alleges a woman was contacted via an unknown number and verbally harassed.

# twitter - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

From The Daily Edge People are ripping the piss out of these Boohoo 'maternity' models Boohoo

# twitter - Sunday 20 January, 2019

From The42 James Milner gets sent off by his old primary school teacher and more Tweets of the Week Tweet Elite

James Milner gets sent off by his old primary school teacher and more 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 - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

FactCheck: Does this tweet show the decline of the 'ethnic Irish' population from 2040 onward?

It’s been claimed that Project Ireland 2040 will lead to a decline in Ireland’s native population – but is this true?

# twitter - Saturday 29 December, 2018

From The Daily Edge Unequivocal devotion to social media was shortsighted, proving that hindsight is always 20/20 The Social Years

# twitter - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Advertising watchdog should be 'beefed up' so it can monitor online political ads

The minister said the ASAI should have statutory powers extended to it so it can take over monitoring the standards of political ads.

# twitter - Friday 21 December, 2018

FactCheck: Has the US really defeated ISIS in Syria?

Donald Trump claims the terrorist group have been defeated in the war-torn country – but is he right?

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