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2014 - The Year That Was - In 10 Tweets

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Most retweeted Tweet of 2014

Selfie taken by Bradley Cooper including a who’s who of A-listers at the Academy Awards: Meryl Streep, DeGeneres, Brad Pitt, Kevin Spacey, Julia Roberts, Angelina Jolie and Lupita N’yongo.

If only Bradley’s arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 3, 2014


MH370 disappeared on 8 March 2014 with 239 people on board and has yet to be found.

The internet reminds us how small the world is, but a missing Malaysia Airlines plane shows us how big this planet can be. #PrayForMH370
— Reuben W.J Kang (@reubenkang) March 8, 2014


The Central Intelligence Agency joined Twitter. To celebrate their 1 month Twitterversary they answered some FAQs.

No, we don’t know where Tupac is. #twitterversary
— CIA (@CIA) July 7, 2014


Soccer giants and World Cup 2014 hosts Brazil nightmare 7-1 loss against Germany.

Wow wow wow this is crazy. Whens #BRA going to turn up. I know predict a few red cards now @FIFAWorldCup
— Tim Cahill (@Tim_Cahill) July 8, 2014


Sad death of much loved actor
Robin Williams.

Genie, you’re free.
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) August 12, 2014


Protests began in Ferguson the day following fatal shooting of
Michael Brown.

USA doesn’t comply with law that requires reporting on police use of deadly force #Ferguson
— Human Rights Watch (@hrw) August 13, 2014


ALS Ice Bucket Challenge goes viral on social media attracting more than 2.5 million videos.

Brrr! I dumped ice water on my head to raise awareness for ALS. Over to you, @ryanseacrest, @elonmusk, and @TEDchris
— Bill Gates (@BillGates) August 15, 2014


Scotland votes no in the Scottish Independence Referendum choosing to remain part of the United Kingdom.

Scotland will remain part of United Kingdom following historic referendum vote. #indyref
— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) September 19, 2014


A man was diagnosed with Ebola in the USA in October after reaching epidemic proportions in parts of West Africa in 2014.

#BREAKING: 1st diagnosed case of #Ebola in the U.S. confirmed. CDC press conference at 5:30 pm
— CNN (@CNN) September 30, 2014


The ESA makes space history as scientists successfully land
the Philae probe on the surface
of a comet.

It’s me… landing on a comet & feeling good! MT @ESA_Rosetta: I see you too! #CometLanding
— Philae Lander (@Philae2014) November 12, 2014

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