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"Deathly Hallows" Ranks High in Twitter's Year in Review

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Posted by: Stephanie_J
December 13, 2010, 04:40 PM

The social media site Twitter has released their Year in Review: Top Twitter Trends with several categories highlighting 2010's most talked about subjects.

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" made it on two lists, including Overall Top Trends. It ranked number 9 out of 10, just after Justin Bieber (#8) and before Pulpo Paul (#10, the octopus of World Cup fame).

"Deathly Hallows" also ranked high in the Movies category coming in at number 2, just after "Inception."

Twitter's other top trending categories included News Events, People, Television, and Sports. Their complete rundown of the past year can be seen at this site.

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30 Comments

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2389 Points

Seriously? Bieber beat Harry? Nuh uh. I think Fresca ROAR is right, and that tweens swarmed the voting…… silly tweens. (No offense meant to any tweens here! just meaning the silly Bieber fangirl tweens ;) )

Posted by Bellatrix The Strange on December 13, 2010, 11:31 PM report to moderator
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Okay what does this even mean? Sorry but Twitter really has nothing to do with anything. Seriously thanks for sharing Leaky, because that’s your job and you do it fantastically, but everyone chill. It’s just twitter, it doesn’t actually mean anything. I doubt that most twitter users have even read a book.

Posted by pottermate on December 13, 2010, 11:43 PM report to moderator
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468 Points

Justin Who?
HP all day.

Posted by Santiago !!["ROAR"]!! on December 14, 2010, 02:15 AM report to moderator
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5388 Points

Good to hear that Harry Potter is a trend. Justin Beiber is more talked about than HP? Honestly, The world has gone to the dogs.

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on December 14, 2010, 03:17 AM report to moderator
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HP rules.
I HATE JUSTIN BIEBER!

Posted by Beatrice Jean Granger on December 14, 2010, 06:22 AM report to moderator
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WOW !!! There is NO DOUBT IN MY MIND THAT HARRY POTTER SHOULD BE FIRST!!!! and DEFINATELY MORE OF A TREND WORLD WIDE THAN Justin Bieber!! I don’t like Twitter nor am I connected with it in any way!!!!

Posted by Mistic Willow on December 14, 2010, 08:21 AM report to moderator
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only the other week umbridge was trending and i retweeted it:) it said:

“i love how some illiterate people are wondering, what the hell is an umbridge” :P

Go Potterheads :):)
(i notice twilight didnt make it :P)

Posted by Harrypotterultrafan on December 14, 2010, 11:28 AM report to moderator
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So your all shocked that Bieber was a trend, yet in 80% of the comments here you’ve mentioned him?! That’s how Twitter works. You’re all talking about him. He’s on the list because kids love him and everyone else hates him. Hence they feel the need to comment. Bieber’s popularity is equalled by how he’s despised and used as an internet joke. He’s usually mentioned on Twitter

Posted by KiwiMcI on December 14, 2010, 04:51 PM report to moderator
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Go HP! @KiwiMcl, good point. But Justin Bieber still annoys me (and by the looks of it, most people on Leaky) to no end.

Posted by butterbeer bottle on December 14, 2010, 05:52 PM report to moderator
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thats great! inception was a good movie as well so im glad that those were the top two!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on December 14, 2010, 06:43 PM report to moderator
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I think you’re probably right KiwiMcl. Particularly when you consider that the average age of Twitter users is 30 years old.

Unless this is like the Twilight thing and tonnes of soccer moms have Bieber Fever (double shudder because I knew a bad-weird Bieber when I was in school).

Posted by jillians642 on December 14, 2010, 07:20 PM report to moderator
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well guys i love HP and JB so……. :D

Posted by Emmaria on December 15, 2010, 01:56 PM report to moderator
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You know it’s a bad day when you see that Justin Bieber is higher than Harry Potter on ANYTHING – not just Twitter Trends

Posted by Beazy :) (Formerly: MidnightSun321 ) {!!ROAR!!} on December 15, 2010, 05:34 PM report to moderator
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Justin Bieber cannot be higher than HP!!!!!!!!!!!!! I hate Justin Bieber. Seriously. Why is Justin B. better than Harry P.?! I’m sad…..:(

Posted by magichik on December 21, 2010, 04:34 PM report to moderator
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Justin Bieber cannot be higher than HP!!!!!!!!!!!!! I hate Justin Bieber. Seriously. Why is Justin B. better than Harry P.?! I’m sad…..:(

Posted by magichik on December 21, 2010, 04:34 PM report to moderator
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