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tweet

The term originally referred to a posting on Twitter, but evolved into a verb, as do many buzzwords. Thus, both usages are common; for example, "I like to write tweets" and "I like to tweet." See Twitter, retweet, tweetstorm and tweeter.
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The Cardiff councillor and South Wales Central AM said: "I usually manage my own Twitter account with the pressures of time today the publicity for the boxing event was delegated to a staff member who made a mistake in what he thought was a light-hearted tweet.
BBC Wales political journalist David Deans later tweeted that Mr McEvoy's aide Matthew Ford had posted the original tweet and has since apologised to Mr McEvoy for it.
Furthermore, with Bookmarks, only the user who saves the tweet will be aware of the same, and not the one whose tweet is saved, or any other user.
At first, Trump's tweet appeared to be yet another painful contradiction of a previous statement by the US president.
But as the retweets gained momentum, he quickly confessed the tweet was indeed fake; however, the revelation came too late since within minutes it was retweeted more than thousand times.
Despite the promise in that last tweet, Trump has turned silent on Iran as he has turned to more important things, like declaring that he is a "stable genius.
For the past six years, the Library of Congress has been collecting every single tweet that's been published on Twitter.
That tweet got nearly 620,000 likes, more than 270,000 retweets and more than 300,000 comments.
A further tweet by English Defence League former leader Tommy Robinson showed a picture of London mayor Sadiq Khan, and stated: "Defiant London Mayor proclaims we will not be defeated
The cable network tweeted early Wednesday that "someone gained access" to Anderson's account and sent the tweet to the president.
Twitter users can also add more tweets to their published thread with the new 'add another tweet' button.
In 2017, the most retweeted tweets in Saudi Arabia were from King Salman (@KingSalman); the top tweet being when King Salman tweeted in celebration of Saudi Arabia's national day which also falls under the top 100 global retweets, and the second was when King Salman tweeted his wishes for the Saudi people on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr.