Twitter in Dublin
Ireland is trending on Twitter. The micro-blogging site is making Dublin its European headquarters although it’s not been revealed how many jobs will be created from the move.
Did you have a child involved in the 11+ over the weekend? Today’s Medway Messenger is running an interesting article on 11+ errors and the amount of pressure children of that age are put under. Let me know if you have any opinions on the 11+ exam.
New Scrabble Words
The Collins Official Scrabble Words, that only allows words that have been proven to be used and written down regularly in the English language, have introduced some new words to the game.
If you’re a fun of curry it’s good news as you can now get away with ‘keema’ or the less point rich ‘aloo’ which will score you 4 points.
‘Innit’, ‘wiki’ and ‘myspace’ have also made it into the game!
Twitter has been a top story in the news for all the wrong reasons this morning with the fact that people can tweet names involved in super-injunctions and get away with it.
The lighter side of Twitter this morning has seen the tag #fishsongs trending. Here are a few good ones for you:
- Madonna – Pike A Virgin
- Kiss – Trout It Out Loud
- Black Eyed Peas – I’ve got A Eeling
- Brotherhood of Man – Save All Your Fishes For Me
- Blur – Gills & Bouys
Mike’s Mindbender: What is more holy than good, more evil than the devil, poor people have it, and rich people don’t? ANSWER: Nothing.