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Twitter Buzz About New Pope Hit 140,000 Tweets Per Minute

Twitter has a few well-known loves. Sports would top the list and is probably tied with celebrities, followed closely behind by politics and ridiculous trending topics. But you might be surprised to learn about Tweeple’s other love – religion (or at least the Pope).

And the Dalai Lama is pretty popular too.

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Egomania Hits Overdrive On Twitter As #Instagate Fury Spreads

Disgruntled Instagrammers were already being wooed away by its competitor, Flickr – and now it seems Instagram is in a full on self-inflicted death spiral.

Or so one would think, reading Twitter.

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Talked About On Twitter: #CyberMonday Domain Seizures

Were you able to take part in any of the Cyber Monday deals taking place all over the web today?

Hopefully you weren’t fooled into purchasing any counterfeit items! For although everyone knows a true Frey Wille can only be purchased in a boutique for thousands of dollars, knock-offs are tempting, aren’t they?

But have no fear, the government is here to protect you from yourself.

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Talked About On Twitter: Nate Silver

Nate Silver is a (the?) leading statistician in the U.S. and author of a book on making predictions called The Signal and the Noise (#2 right now on Amazon) – and, in case you didn’t know, the person who flew in the face of pundits to stand by his prediction that Obama would be reelected.

And Twitter loves this seemingly socially awkward dude.

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#FirstWorldProblems Really Aren’t – But Are You A Jerk For Tweeting Them?

Twitter is a funny place. A joke hashtag one day could make you a tweeting outcast the next.

Take #FirstWorldProblems for instance. If you’ve been on Twitter for any length of time, you’ve likely seen silly tweets attached to this hashtag. Well, add “Getting guff on Twitter” to your #FirstWorldProblems list, because the hashtag starting to seriously tick off some people.

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Talked About On Twitter: #MuslimRage

We all know what has been happening in the Middle East in response to the “Innocence of Muslims” movie (if you don’t – get off social networks and read some news).

Well, on Twitter folks are talking about #MuslimRage, but not in the way you’d expect.

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Talked About On Twitter: Tropical Storm Isaac

As thousands of people in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama are evacuating their homes, quite a few are taking a moment to post pics of their plight on Twitter.

Not even a tropical storm can stop Twitter – or to quote Twitter, “the tweets must flow.



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Today On Twitter: #CountriesbyVogueWriters

We don’t want to distract you from the Olympics, but this really deserves a mention in case you missed it.

There are few things more hilarious (or relentless) than journalists cracking jokes at or exposing others’ faux pas – and today we bring you a doozy.

This Newsweek piece by Joan Juliet Buck is the talk of Twitter today, offering tweets that are just too hilarious to miss.
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Talked About On Twitter: Zombie Homes

We’re starting a new recurring feature on All Twitter today: Talked About On Twitter.

What is it? Well, not every topic trends, of course, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t worth mentioning – particularly if it’s pretty ‘out there,’ weird so completely random.

Take today’s post for example. Folks on every social network are talking about zombies these days – and on Twitter we found links to these Zombie proof homes. They’re pretty wild.
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