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An Irish podcast where we discuss our favourite Tweets and Trends from the week. Whether they’re social, political, or from the world of the sports; we love the unpredictable mess that is Twitter.

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This week on Twitter it's all about Celtic Films! They're an American television studio who are making a show all about 'Celts'... which sounds ok until you realise it's a vehicle for far right views and that they've blocked half of Ireland on Twitter! We also discuss Piers Morgan versus Bond.. again.. and the return of gangland criminal 'Monk' to Ireland.   --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
Cormac is back! In a low key episode, we chat about the Super Mario Movie casting and Twitter's reaction to it. Also, we found what is possibly the worst account on Twitter; The Path to Manliness. Do the boys measure up to this account's warped version of manliness? Meh.... --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
This week we are Cormacless but Seán and Fearghal have fun nevertheless. Fearghal talks about Nicki Minaj's shit fest on Twitter this week and the #Ballgate controversy. Seán has a massive realisation about her friend's cousin's testicular problem. Seán then speaks about about a mum vlogger who makes a horrendous editing error on youtube, which completely exposes her treatment of her son. We finish speaking about Alfie's bar and restaurant who have a bizarre way they pay leaving staff. We had a really fun episode with this one. #ballsgate #nickiminaj #alfies   --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
This week it's just Seán and Fearghal on the show! Seán talks about vile anti-vaxxers using the passing of young Irish people to push their agenda of misinformation. He also chats about the hilarious Frostbit Boy story that took Twitter by storm. Fearghal chats about the Nevermind album cover law suit and has a special surprise for Seán.  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
It's been a hell of a week on Twitter! Seán takes us through the many shit takes he's seen on Twitter this week. We also discuss Onlyfans and how they've left content creators on the lurch. Plus, does a ghost live inside your child and can you be fashionable in Ireland? --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
Episode 42 - Seán talks about the #paddypowerleavethekidsalone campaign and gambling in gaming, Mac talks more #Messi and #PrinceAndrewSued while Fearghal tells us about those robot trees in Cork. WTF are they? --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
We're back to chat about the biggest trends on Irish Twitter this week! There has been uproar online about a government endorsed 'Project X' style party that broke all sorts of health guidelines and there's been serious fallout as a result! We also check out the #FreeLuas trend and the world of sports was tweeting all about Leo Messi and how his time is finally up at Barcalona. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
This week we discuss one of the dodgier sounding recent trends on Twitter; We discuss the Crafty Wank thread! A thread where a conservative commentator threatens legal action against an anonymous account online. We also chat about the HSE using dating apps like Tinder to encourage vaccines in the young folks! Oh yeah, Stephen Donnelly makes a tit of himself again as usual... --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
This week Seán talks about the #Carlowteachers controversy and how a false toxic story about Presentation College went viral on Twitter; damaging the reputation of the school thanks to a few Irish journalists and virtue signalling politicians. Cormac discusses UEFA's terrible PR with regards lighting the Munich Stadium up in Pride colours while Fearghal talks about Batman's potential sexual prowess and the reaction it got on Twitter! Visit tweetsahead.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
We're back! We're also live, in person, like regular people! This week we chat about Deirdre Conroy's disastrous by-election campaign in South Dublin and Twitter's unforgiving reaction! Also, Seán's Conspiracy Corner and Twitter's reaction to the Euros 2020 opening ceremony! Check out tweetsahead.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
No new episode this week but how about the best of Seån's Lists? We showcase 4 of his best, including: The worst Product Updates ever, the worst corporate April Fools day this year, the most horrible things Prince Philip has ever said in public, and Seán's "Ham Children" of the week!  Follow us on Twitter @tweetsaheadcast and check out tweetsahead.com for more! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
Seån talks about Twitter's reaction to the escalating violence in the Israel - Palestine conflict and then tears into that Gal Gadot Tweet, her Israeli bias and her awful history of performative activism. He then discuss Ireland's affiliation to the Palestine struggle and how Irish Twitter reacted to the Irish governments response. Cormac introduces us to the new DUP leader Edwin Poots through the eyes of Twitter and how a creationist has finally come into power. Meanwhile Fearghal looks at a bizarre Twitter story in Romania, where Dracula's castle is being used to encourage an uptake in Covid Vaccinations.  #Freepalestine #OccupiedTerritoriesBill #BoycottIsrael #Galgodotisatool  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
Originally recorded the day after the finale of 'Invincible' on Amazon Prime! After the first 3 episodes, Invincible 'mega fan' Sean confidently gave the series 10/10 so far... but how does he feel after THAT finale?? Also, Fearghal has a tough time seeing how the show can possibly follow some of the comic's major storylines after that bloody finale. Who did we think gave the best voice performances on the show? What has the show improved from the comics? And where do we see it all going? Spoilers for both the show and the comics! Check out tweetsahead.com Music by Bill Coleman. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
This week we dissect Twitter's sock puppet account of the century; Barbara J Pym! Seán provides background to the man behind the sock puppet account Eoghan Harris, explains what "sock puppetry" is and how Eoghan Harris was uncovered. He then outlines the weirdness of the account, along with the other suspected sock puppet accounts and details the fallout that took place on Twitter this week from the columnist's sacking from the Irish Independent. Fearghal discusses a weird TV show endings thread, while Cormac discusses the #Glazersout protest that took place at Old Trafford and Twitter's reaction to the Lions Rugby Squad unveiling!  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
In this episode we speak to Bryan Wall, founder of the-Beacon.ie, a website that reports on the Far Right in Ireland. We get the Beacon's opinions about the rise of the Far Right in Ireland, how the Far Right is synonymous with conspiracy theories, how social media plays a detrimental part in spreading Far Right ideology and why the Far Right is a threat to be taken seriously in Ireland. For people who do not know much about the Far Right in Ireland or would like to know more, this was a very informative conversation that highlights many important issues. To find out more you can follow the Beacon on Twitter @thebeaconIrl, on their website htttps://the-beacon.ie or on their Patreon website :https://www.patreon.com/Beaconmedia --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
This week we get to chat to the man behind one of our favourite Irish parody accounts on Twitter; Not the RTE News (@NotTheRTENews)! We talk about what it takes to run a popular satire account online, being an Irish comedian on Twitter, what happens when people believe your satire account is real, and how the RTE & others have responded to the account and more!!! Not the RTE News KoFi account: https://ko-fi.com/notthertenews --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
12 of the richest football clubs in Europe are threatening to break away from their domestic leagues and form their own super group - The European Super League! This trend has taken over sports Twitter so much it's forced Fearghal, Sean, & Cormac to record a special bonus episode! Also, featuring local Twitch streamer and die hard Liverpool supporter (also a Sean) @ElLocoJalapeno! What was our's and Twitter's reaction to this mess? Has football changed forever? Follow us @TweetsAheadCast --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
This week without Fearghal, it's Cormac and Seán unhinged. Cormac discusses the deal with Minister of Health Simon Donnelly being unhappy with not being mentioned in Department of Health Tweets. Seán talks more Cancel Culture about Teen Vogue. The Marks and Spencer 'Colin the Caterpillar' debacle has had a great reaction on Twitter which the boys discuss and Seán does a list on his favourite account at the moment @fesshole.  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
It was an action packed week on Twitter and the boys had a lot to discuss. #Teachers was trending due to Irish teacher unions wanting to strike over being refused vaccinations, so Seán added some much need nuance to what was a rather polarised debate on Twitter. Seán's list features responses to Halle Berry's "Tell me something I don't know" Tweet. Today's sudden passing of Prince Philip led to a huge reaction on Twitter to which Cormac takes us through. We also briefly discuss that infamous Arlene Foster Tweet. Finally Fearghal discusses Jordan B Peterson's dismay at being portrayed as the villain Red Skull in a recent Captain America comic, while Seán questions whether Peterson is actually deserving of this portrayal!  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
Seán lists some of the good and bad corporate April Fools Jokes on Twitter this year! We talk Twitter's reaction to West Brit Regina Doherty remarking about 800 years of travel to "mainland" UK. Fearghal discusses Hollywood's move to formulate movie scripts from Twitter threads. Cormac reports on Stephen Kenny's tumultuous week and RTE sports extremely disrespectful tweet about the Ireland manager!  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tweets-ahead/message
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