Twitter storm

Twitter storm

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Twitterstorm

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(Communications & Information) informal a message on the Twitter website which attracts a significant amount of attention from other Twitter users and may be picked up by mainstream media
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TWITTER STORM Early this month, Wendy and her mother accused Mr Mwangi of pocketing all the returns from her hard work causing a Twitter storm.Wendy, 14, became a sensation after her performance before President Uhuru Kenyatta and his counterparts from Rwanda and Ghana on Jamhuri Day 2014.
Former London mayor Boris Johnson was at the centre of another Twitter storm after claims he deleted a tweet saying he'd just voted Conservative in the local elections - despite no elections being held in London.
Sharon Han has been selected as the winner of the 2019 Student Writing Award sponsored by Ex Libris Group and the Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) for her paper titled "Weathering the Twitter Storm: Early Uses of Social Media as a Disaster Response Tool for Public Libraries During Hurricane Sandy." Han is a Master of Science in Library and Information Science candidate at the University of Illinois School of Information Sciences.
During the Twitter storm, the country's human rights minister, Shireen Mazari, said that her ministry was in the process of drafting a comprehensive domestic workers protection bill.
Meanwhile, a twitter storm has been organized for January 20 at 17:00 GMT as part of a social media campaign to increase pressure for her release.
So it was interesting that the celebrity leading the Twitter storm was one Piers Morgan.
BY GRACE OF GORD Craig Gordon served up a Twitter storm with his howler against RB Leipzig but a 54th-minute fullstretch save to deny Ryan Jack No.2 only underlined his value.
A Mumbai comedian, Utsav Chakraborty, last week found himself at the centre of a Twitter storm accusing him of sending lewd messages to women and young girls such as requesting topless photos.
Kanye West, who released his chart-topping album "Ye" in June after grabbing headlines for an erratic Twitter storm, was empty-handed.
Despite the twitter storm, it should be noted that the facts of the case remain very unclear.
Tesla's Elon Musk provoked another twitter storm on Friday by briefly smoking marijuana on a live web show with comedian Joe Rogan.
Tesla's Elon Muskprovoked another twitter storm on Friday by briefly smoking marijuana on a live web show with comedian Joe Rogan.