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Panic as woman goes missing on social media for 10 minutes

‘I was devastated,’ said her mother. ‘I had no idea what she was doing or where she was. I didn’t even know if she’d done her Tesco shop. It was terrifying.’

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Posted: Sep 14th, 2013
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Misogynists inadvertently endorse ‘#twittersilence’ protest

Figures released from the networking service, show the vast majority of alcohol-fuelled women-haters have a tendency to sleep through the majority of any given Sunday.

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Posted: Aug 5th, 2013
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Islington becomes first London Borough to be powered entirely by social media smugness

The London Borough of Islington has announced plans to generate its entire power requirements entirely through its inhabitants’ use of social media and the self satisfaction that the use of it, and more importantly telling other people about your use of it, produces.

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Posted: Jul 25th, 2013
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Twitter users mourn musician they didn’t know

People on social media were bereft with grief today as a musician they didn’t know, but who was lauded by people they do know, died in his or her sleep. The mourning for the apparently much-loved musician person was led by Twitter users who present radio shows and have a big blue tick next to their name.

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Posted: Apr 24th, 2013
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Marmite fights back with stronger formula after ‘Meh’ tweet

The makers of Marmite, the ‘love it or hate it’ yeast extract spread, are said to be ‘extremely anxious’ to track down the person who, against accepted common wisdom, said on Twitter that he was entirely ambivalent about their product.

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Posted: Apr 21st, 2013
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