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Illustrating Adams

A cartoon focused twitter account called ‘Illustrated Gerry’ @GA_Illustrated has taken the bat shit twitter musings of Sinn Féin leader, Gerry Adams and visualised them. Reading Adams tweets sometimes leaves one wondering has he embarked on a Hunter S Thompson type of journey … Continue reading

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Irish TD’s first tweets #FirstTweet

Twitter celebrated its 8th birthday today by launching a website, called first-tweets.com, that lets users search their own account to find their first tweet. Seeing as this is primarily a blog about Irish politics I had look at some Irish politicians first … Continue reading

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Irish twitter troll outed by his own stupidity.

In historical terms, trolls were monstrously aggressive creatures that were said to dwell in caves, under bridges and in dark places where no one could see them. They smelled pretty bad apparently and liked to eat humans or whatever else … Continue reading

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Tweets that rocked Irish Politics

Twitter the double-edged sword for Politicians, it has turned what used to be a controlled, one-way political message into a real-time dialogue with voters all over Ireland. Sometimes with hilarious and dire consequence’s. It has given political party handlers all … Continue reading

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Irish shades of grey

Everyone has heard of the book Fifty Shades of Grey by now. Apparently it has been making mammies the world over hotter than the emersion left on all night and wetter than an Irish summer. The slow news day that was in … Continue reading

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