The hottest 10 Twitter trends this week

This weeks top 10 trends of Twitter is dominated by sports and has a more familiar look to it than we have had recently. The list as usual is kindly provided by Mashable.

The hottest 10 Twitter trends this week

So in top spot this week is the NBA, as the new season started this week. The headlines which grabbed the most Tweets were the L.A Laker’s victory and the debut of number one pick Blake Griffin. In 2nd place this week is UFC, as former champion Brock Lesnar lost his title at the expense of Cain Velasquez at UFC 121.

Number 3 this week is American singer Taylor Swift as she has just released her third album “Speak Now”, which is causing a lot of excitement for her fans. In 4th place this week is the NFL, as unpopular Cowboy’s quarterback Tony Romo sustained an injury with mentions of his replacement being Jon Kitna. In at 5 is Football/Soccer with the biggest being Tweets being about the Feyenoord and PSV, match which finsihed in a record scoreline.

On the agenda is CAPS LOCK DAY at 6 and the Hobbit movie is at 7 because it was finally given the green light to start filming after plenty of disputes over the years. Indonesian Natural Disasters is the 8th hottest topic of the week with the talk being about the flood in Jakarta, the eruption of Mount Merapi, and the recent earthquake and tsunami in Mentawai.

Back to reality this week, as Justin Bieber is back in at number 9 because of the teaser trailer release for his Never Say Never 3D movie. And finally completing our roundup this week is Sony at number 10 as the company announced it is retiring its walkman.

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