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retweet

To forward a Twitter post that someone sent you. It is accomplished by starting the tweet with "rt@" or "retweet@" followed by the name of the person who sent it to you and then your comments; for example, rt@sendername or retweet@sendername. See Twitter and tweet.
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As a result, retweeting is transforming the "key mechanism for information diffusion in Twitter" (Suh; Hong; Pirolli; Chi, 2010); therefore, the study should also be extended to the area of political communication and included as a relevant element in the analysis of the enunciation of the Twitter profiles of the politicians and of the networks that make up these profiles.
The row comes days after MP Ian Paisley said sorry for retweeting a a remark by a far right commentator.
"The actions of any user in retweeting another user are not factors in our policy framework.
Morgan, the interviewer, also weighed in on the controversy at the time, tweeting: "Good morning, Mr President @realDonaldTrump -- what the hell are you doing retweeting a bunch of unverified videos by Britain First, a bunch of disgustingly racist far-right extremists?
Microprediction [8-11] mainly does research on user's retweeting a message.
Donald Trump's retweeting of Britain First's Jayda Fransen was a truly shocking moment.
(Photo courtesy: social media) LONDON: Ex-England footballer and BBC sports presenter Gary Lineker has drawn support and criticism after retweeting a video showing Palestinian boys and teens being dragged away and caged by Israeli soldiers.
ISLAMABAD -- US President Donald Trump has rebuked British Prime Minister Theresa May after she criticized him for retweeting extremist anti-Muslim videos posted by a British far-right group.
White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended Trump's retweeting, saying he wants to "promote strong borders and strong national security." Sanders said she wasn't sure how Trump found the videos.
Questioning whether automated bots were mass retweeting Rahul's tweets, the report said that on October 15, 'OfficeofRG' retweeted US President Donald Trump's tweet praising American-Pakistani relations with a caption 'Modi ji quick, looks like President Trump needs another hug'.
It follows the case of fellow Solihull councillor Jeff Potts, who represents nearby Knowle, who is currently under investigation by West Midlands Police after allegedly retweeting inflammatory anti-Muslim posts.
AC O U N C I L L O R who sits on a religious education committee has sparked outrage after retweeting a slew of offensive and inflammatory anti-Muslim rants.