The Blagger's Blog 1st June 2012

A weekly roundup of talking points, sans effort

Weekly high

The latest campaign from Red Bull involves the soft drink giant’s own interpretation of the classic Micro Machines formula, putting users in control of a miniature race car, on a track built for power slides. Click here to play the full game.

Weekly low

In the world of social media for business there are accidents, and then there are deliberate actions. On Tuesday European travel company Groupalia Tweeted ‘Afraid of the earthquake? Drop everything and run away to Santo Domingo.’ Shocking.


Last week according to Twitter


From May 19th-31st the following trends were Twitter’s most popular…

La #MarchaYoSoy132

That’s All I Really Wanna Do

Goodmorning <3

If I Die Tomorrow

22 Million For Justin

Martes con M de Me

Justin <3

51 Million Facebook Monsters

Viernes con “V” de Ven

Have a #safeflight1D

In Mexico La #MarchaYoSoy132 refers to a growing protest against a presidential candidate and the country’s notoriously bias media. Elsewhere things are less significant, with One Direction’s world tour requiring several flights (Have a #safeflight1D), and, of course, plenty of Bieber-isms abound too.
From May 19th-31st the following Memes were Twitter’s most popular…

Facebook

NBC’s Community TV series

WWE Over The Limit

FOX’s House TV Series

NASDAQ

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