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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
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
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 prob
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 stor
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
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: h
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
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
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.
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 t
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
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 t
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
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 ou
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 theor
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 ha
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, & Corm
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.
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
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
We talk about Invincible; the new animated series to hit Amazon Prime. Seán gives a "Beginners Guide to the Invincible Universe" for those who are new to the series and want to know what to expect. We then review the first 3 episodes where we d
The biggest trend on Irish Twitter this week was without question the controversy surrounding the Beacon private clinic in Dublin and it's questionable distribution of vaccines to a linked private school. We also briefly chat about Chrissy Teig
This week we discuss the release of the Snyder Cut on streaming services, Snyder Cut fans on Twitter, and was it better than the Whedon cut?  Follow us @TweetsAheadCast Subscribe for more episodes! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor
The lads start without Cormac, chatting about the anti-lockdown protests in Dublin this week. Then Cormac bursts onto the scene Stone Cold Steve Austin style and we chat about things you would only find in Ireland, courtesy of Dara O'Briain's T
This week the lads discuss the cultural event that was Harry and Meghan's interview with Oprah and Twitter's reaction to it. We also have fun over Piers Morgan's storm out of his breakfast show and revisit that story in NUIG,  where students ar
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