Current Twitter trends: awful supergroups, Richard Pryor, Queen Gaga
Monday 21 February 2011
Microbloggers are tweeting the names of fictitious supergroups on the morning of February 21 with the hashtag "#awfulsupergroups."
The worst supergroups are "Earth, Wind and Arcade Fire," "Rihanna Montana," "Cee-lo Green Day" and "New Kids on the Bloc Party," say Twitterers.
"#AllStarGame" is promoted in first place, and "#todostenemosunpana" and "#mysexgreatbecause" are new in second and third places.
The name of American stand-up comedian "Richard Pryor" is trending in fifth place as Twitterers watch Richard Pryor: Live in concert and retweet some of his classic one-liners.
Justin Bieber fans are alerting people around the world of the singer's last known location with sixth place term "Bieber alert," while fans of the ever-popular Lady Gaga are keeping her name in the chart with seventh place term "Queen Gaga."
The last three places in Twitter's most talked about topics are taken by the terms "POCONG CENAT CENUT," "Fruity Pebbles" and the name of former Brisbane Broncos coach Ivan "Henjak."
The top 10 most talked about topics on Twitter on February 21 at 7:30 AM GMT are:
- #AllStarGame (promoted)
- #awfulsupergroups (new)
- #todostenemosunpana (new)
- #mysexgreatbecause (new)
- Richard Pryor (new)
- BIEBER ALERT (new)
- Queen Gaga (-4)
- POCONG CENAT CENUT (new)
- Fruity Pebbles (new)
- Henjak (new)
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