Twitter index: Justin Bieber crashes wedding, Darren Clarke wins The Open Championship
Monday 18 July 2011
Pictures and videos of Canadian singer Justin Bieber "crashing" a wedding party have been circling the web, but Twitter-using Bieber fans believe they have been duped.
Microbloggers are tweeting "I think it was planned when Justin crashed Paige's [cousin's] wedding because she was TWEETING at the time then five seconds later its on YouTube!"
Professional golfer "Darren Clarke" is the latest winner of the British Open at Royal St George's and a current favorite on the microblogs.
Twitterers are congratulating Clarke on his win, posting, "I am absolutely delighted for Darren Clarke & toast his victory in The Open Championship at Royal St George's today. Congratulations," "Congratulations to darren clarke what a victory!" and "If I've said it once, I've said it a dozen times. Darren Clarke is the next tiger."
The first three entries on Twitter's most talked about topics on July 18 are the hashtags "#lifewaseasybefore," "#1waytopissmeoff" and "#yousayyougotswag."
MTV's " Silent Library" game show, an English language version of Japan's popular " Downtown no Gaki no Tsukai ya Arahende!!" TV show, is in fourth place. Stoner comedy “Half Baked” is fifth on the chart and the British movie “Spice World” featuring the all-girl pop group the Spice Girls follows in sixth place.
"USPA," short for the US Polo Assn. clothing brand, is eighth on the list.
The top 10 most talked about topics on Twitter on July 18 at 7:30 AM GMT are:
- #lifewaseasybefore (new)
- #1waytopissmeoff (new)
- #yousayyougotswag (new)
- Silent Library (new)
- Half Baked (new)
- Spice World (new)
- Goodnight Twitter (new)
- USPA (new)
- Paige (new)
- Darren Clarke (new)
Life & Style blogs
Astrological signs are almost all wrong, as movement of moon and sun throws out zodiac
PTSD photo series documents what the disorder is really like – as study reveals suicides of 22 US veterans every day
The distress of some Zayn Malik fans is real, and they need support, say experts
NHS property sale could raise £7.5bn to help pay off its growing deficit and free up space for housing
Clocks change: how to make sure iPhone and smartphones automatically ‘spring forward’
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
Germanwings plane crash: Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz wanted to 'do something people would remember him for'
- 2 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 3 Watch: Man takes selfie every mile of 2,600 mile hike, creates amazing timelapse video
- 4 The day I starred in Only Fools and Horses
- 5 Scientists have discovered a simple way to cook rice that dramatically cuts the calories
iJobs Gadgets & Tech
£6 per hour: Recruitment Genius: This is an exciting opportunity to join a gro...
Negotiable: Recruitment Genius: A Service Delivery Manager is required to join...
£30000 - £40000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: Our client is looking to find a...
£21000 - £23600 per annum: Recruitment Genius: An exciting opportunity to join...