Hashtags

5 Signs We've Lost Sight Of The True Meaning Of Ed Balls Day

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

It's 28 April, which only means one thing - Ed Balls Day is here once again. The one day we set aside to remember one of the most important moments in...

PMQs Today As It Happened (Without The Shouting)

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

It's been a very busy week in British politics - Labour MP Naz Shah was at the centre of an anti-Semitism row, the Brexit campaign has continued, we'v...

I Am Not the Exception: Everyday Sexism #WhenIWas Campaign

Kate Delaney | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Delaney

I never received any sex and relationship education and I know that had a significant effect on me and my childhood. It won't solve everything, but I am sure it would go a long way to helping this issue and more generally, result in happier and more confident adults.

9 #RejectedSnowWhiteDwarves That Would Ruin Any Kids' Film

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 14.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Twitter has been serving up suggestions for reject Snow White dwarves, and some of them are downright awful. We wouldn't want to see this particular m...

It Was A Bad Day For Zac Goldsmith To Hold A Twitter Q&A

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.04.2016 | UK Comedy

As if it wasn't already a fairly turbulent day for the Conservatives, London mayoral hopeful Zac Goldsmith took a few hours out of his day to respond ...

Twitter Is At Its Funniest When It's Telling David Cameron To Resign

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.04.2016 | UK Comedy

David Cameron is being called on to resign after he admitted to previously holding shares in his father’s offshore trust which was thrust into the s...

Tom Daley Asked Twitter To Design A Cover Photo For Him And You See Where This Is Going

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Olympic "I'm a diver not a swimmer" Tom Daley has been drumming up a social media storm since April 1 after asking his followers to design his new cov...

#IfTrumpWins Is A Horrifying Glimpse Of What Might Be Our Future

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Comedy

As we edge closer and closer to the US presidential election, onlookers across the globe are becoming increasingly more worried about what the world m...

Twitter Is Trying To Describe Bad Sex In Three Words

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Comedy Central's late night 'Midnight' show is killing it with the hashtags once again - this time they asked followers to describe bad sex in just th...

Simply Rearranging One Word Can Change A Movie Drastically

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK Comedy

A hashtag is floating around Twitter with a simple premise - rearrange the letters of one word in a movie title to make it sound different. From so...

Muslim Women Are Showing David Cameron How #TraditionallySubmissive They Are

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 25.01.2016 | UK

Muslim women are uploading photographs of themselves in graduation gowns and helping in their communities in protest at comments made by David Cameron...

#AsAChildIUsedToThink Is Full Of Embarrassing Stories About Youthful Ignorance

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.01.2016 | UK Comedy

Sometimes it takes something like a hashtag to remind us of days gone by, when we were all totally ignorant about the world and would believe anything...

David Cameron Still Hasn't Learnt His Lesson About Tweeting Pictures Of Himself

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Comedy

British astronaut Tim Peake made history this week, and most Brits were glued to their TV screens as he shot off towards the International Space Stati...

Star Wars Fans Are Trolling Each Other With #StarWarsSpoilers

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Comedy

As the premiere of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' approaches, every die hard fan will be worried about the unforgivable - people carelessly brandishin...

#BritishAstronautProblems Serves To Warn Tim Peake Of The Hazards Of Space Flight

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Comedy

With Tim Peake becoming the first ever British astronaut aboard the ISS, there's a few problems we haven't quite worked out yet. Is there tea in space...

Tweeters Take Aim At Donald Trump's Lies With #TrumpFacts

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Comedy

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump recently made headlines when he claimed there were areas of London police were afraid of going due to radicalisati...

Jimmy Fallon's Worst Gifts Ever Will Probably Give You Some Ideas For Christmas Presents

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.12.2015 | UK Comedy

Christmas is coming up, so Jimmy Fallon thought it would be a good idea to get his fans to tell some of their #WorstGiftEver stories. Watch the vid...

The Taxpayer Has Bought David Cameron A Plane, And Twitter Can't Decide On A Name

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Prime Minister David Cameron has announced he and his senior ministers will be getting their very own private plane at a cost of £10million. The c...

'Ben Carson Wikipedia' Hashtag Reveals Offbeat Theories Beyond The Pyramids

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.11.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Dr. Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon, who is currently leading national polls in the Republican primary race, this week defended a the...

People On Twitter Are Suggesting New John Lewis Christmas Songs

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Comedy

The John Lewis Christmas Advert has officially been released, and it wasn't long before people on Twitter jumped on the retail giant's trend of having...

Top 5 social media blunders

Melissa Davis | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK Tech
Melissa Davis

We regularly bring you examples of ways in which everyone from politicians to celebrities and even 'normal people' have managed to make spectacular bl...

Hashtag Oldschool

Olivia Tilley | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK Tech
Olivia Tilley

So there I was, sat at my laptop, (scrolling through Facebook, Instagram and Twitter rather than working) when 20 hashtags, three selfies and a handful of emoji's later and I'd decided I'd had enough. I found myself wanting to go back to the 'good old days'. I know - I'm only 23! There shouldn't be any 'GOOD OLD DAYS' yet!

Everyone Basically Just Used #AskBoris To Make Jokes About #PigGate

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Comedy

It's that time again, when the Mayor of London and MP for Uxbridge sits down to answer questions posted on Twitter with the #AskBoris hashtag. And,...

The #McDonnellFacts Hashtag Is Trolling The Shadow Chancellor Big Time

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 18.09.2015 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn's new Shadow Chancellor, John McDonnel, has become the target of an unfortunate Twitter hashtag following his appearance on BBC1's Quest...

The #QueenFacts Hashtag Has Been Hijacked And It's Wonderful

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In celebration of Queen Elizabeth II becoming the longest reigning monarch in British history, Euronews started tweeting out facts about the royal wit...