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Harry Potter: A Top Twitter Trend of 2009

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Posted by: sue
December 15, 2009, 10:09 PM

Harry Potter has been on many minds of late, and is apparently the subject of many a tweet. Twitter, the communication system that lets you reach people around the world in 140 characters or less, has released their Top Trends for 2009. As noted in the Washington Post with the full list here, "Harry Potter" was the Top Movie trend edging out communications about films "New Moon," "District 9," "Paranormal Activity," and "Star Trek."

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Take that, Twilight! Come on, Potter, keep showing those twitards what you’ve got!

Posted by livlestrange on December 16, 2009, 05:11 PM report to moderator
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yay harry! …in its rightful place at number one! :)

Posted by Nealie Zealbie on December 16, 2009, 05:16 PM report to moderator
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Harry Potter really didn’t need this. Although this is just evidence of Harry’s widespread positive influence, Harry can stand on his own without all of these top 10 lists to justify him. There really isn’t a competition anywhere. This isn’t a contest. Harry Potter and everything that surrounds him isn’t just something that we faun over and fetishize because we think he is pretty. Harry Potter is every bit a part of us like our heart and our blood. He has grown with us and lived with us, and will always be part of our lives. Harry Potter is not the latest craze, or a fleeting fad. Harry Potter is forever.

Posted by pottermate on December 16, 2009, 06:23 PM report to moderator
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Agreed! So glad that we beat Twilight :D

Posted by stella8h8chang on December 16, 2009, 06:25 PM report to moderator
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Yaay!

@ rettophantom: I agree with you but it doesn’t hurt getting first even in silly lists like this one.

Lol Chuck Norris is on the list :D

Posted by Mr. Brightside on December 16, 2009, 07:11 PM report to moderator
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197 Points

awesome! beat twilight!

Posted by nox avis on December 16, 2009, 07:39 PM report to moderator
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Yes! ;]

Posted by Elderwand103 [FTC!] on December 16, 2009, 08:23 PM report to moderator
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Im So glad hp beat new moon!Yay Hp rocks!

Posted by Macedonian on December 16, 2009, 09:07 PM report to moderator
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woooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo we beat new moon! (totally love new moon by the way, but harry all the way !!!)

Posted by spiritbound on December 16, 2009, 09:24 PM report to moderator
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oh yeah twitter helps me keep up with HP, TLC, sue melissa and john :D

Posted by just another weasley ROAR,OoM2GS on December 16, 2009, 10:47 PM report to moderator
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@ abandonedboyjon I agree with everything you say, I’m a casual Twilight fan as well.
And although I am so VERY happy Harry Potter did beat New Moon, I’m surprised, because New Moon has been trending almost every day since the trailer came out months ago – I didn’t see HP in the trends as often as I would have liked O.O

Posted by Swansurf2099 on December 17, 2009, 12:10 AM report to moderator
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yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yeeeeeeees

er, that’s all i can say about hp beating twilight…LOL

Posted by ele0206 -ROAR- on December 17, 2009, 12:59 AM report to moderator
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HARRY POTTER WINS!!!!! YET AGAIN!

And although, he really doesn’t need all this, he deserves it. We don’t need lists to tell us he’s awesome; we know this already!^_^

Posted by Owana Potter on December 17, 2009, 01:39 AM report to moderator
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Harry Potter beat New Moon! Beat that, Twilight! :D

Posted by fifi ~::~ ıɟıɟ {WBM!} {ITC!} on December 17, 2009, 02:30 AM report to moderator
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That makes my day…:)))

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