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Southern Charm’s Messy Split Just Got Even Messier on Twitter: What Is Going on With JD and …

But after episode aired, Liz took to Twitter to say Naomie and Chelsea had made "false allegations" about J.D. and their family. She then said it was "not acceptable" for J.D. to be "attacked" in that way. After Liz's series of tweets, Naomie responded, saying, "Of course everything I said …

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Twitter rejects charges from Irish anti-abortion campaigners

Twitter has rejected charges from anti-abortion referendum campaigners in Ireland that it has restricted the audience they can reach, but it warns that it will not allow debate to be manipulated on its site. Peadar Tóibín, the Sinn Féin TD and anti-abortion campaigner, complained that a dozen Right2Life … Read More

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Kraft Heinz Takes to Twitter to Stir Mayochup Buzz in the US

The packaged-food giant, unable for now to fulfill its goal of expansion via acquisitions, is polling consumers on Twitter on whether they'd buy a ketchup-mayonnaise fusion. Kraft Heinz says that 500,000 votes in favor of Mayochup by April 15 will trigger the product's entry to U.S. supermarket aisles. Read More

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The Coke Zero Twitter account is now locked and no one knows why

Corporate Twitter accounts for major brands can be one of two things. They can either be incredibly boring and filled with messages about their products. Or they can be a huge amount of fun, as proven last year by the Natural History Museum. Sometimes though, social media jobs can be …

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‘Twitter Diplomacy’ is focus of next Poynter Fellowship talk

“Twitter Diplomacy” is the title of a talk by Colin Crowell, vice president of global public policy and philanthropy at Twitter, who will speak at Yale on Wednesday, April 18 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism. The lecture will take place noon-1:15 p.m. in Rm. 208 of the Whitney Humanities …

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RIP London’s Most Entertaining Restaurant Twitter Account

Ferhat Dirik, who runs London's most famous and outspoken restaurant Twitter account for Mangal 2, has announced that he will retire the duty, having been active on the social media platform since 2012. In his penultimate tweet, which came as a shock not just to the restaurant community on Twitter, … …

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#ItaliaLovesMichaelOliver – Italian fans back English referee after wife abused on Twitter

Gianluigi Buffon was sent off for his protestations at Michael Oliver's injury-time penalty decision and later criticised the official to the media. "A great man does not seek applause or place; he seeks truth… this man is Michael Oliver." Two days ago, British referee Michael Oliver was described by one …

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Should Heinz Bring ‘Mayochup’ to US? Company Asks Twitter

If the company's Twitter poll closes Sunday with 500,000 votes in favor of the condiment combo making its debut, Heinz will bring Mayochup to the U.S.. But don't worry, for those who prefer other names like Ketch-o or Ketchonnaise, Heinz knows the Mayochup name isn't exactly a social media favorite, … …

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Social Roundup: Twitter Reacts As Liverpool Get Roma & Real Meet Bayern in UCL Semi Final Draw

After a round of arguably the most exciting quarter final ties the Champions League has ever seen, football fans around the world were awaiting the semi-final draw with bated breath. Liverpool are set to play Roma, while Bayern Munich will play Real Madrid. Reds fans will be unsurprisingly buzzing with … …

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On Twitter, fake news has greater allure than truth does

The truth about online fake news is becoming clearer. A new study shows that on Twitter, phony stories reach more people than truthful ones do. Fake stories also spread far faster. Fake news refers to stories based on false or misinterpreted information. These stories try to dupe readers into believing … …