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>> What does Twitter tell us about 2016? From politics to Pokemon, the social network releasing its most tweeted about subject of the year. The summer Olympics in Rio, the number one trend world wide, one of the viral images, this iconic shot of Usain Bolt by a Reuters photographer at the 100-meter dash.
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The Euro football championship also trending high. England's shocking defeat to Iceland was the single biggest spike in activity in Britain for the year. Over 128,000 tweets per minute that day. That even dwarfed the day Briton's voted on Brexit. Across the pond, Hillary Clinton's advice to young girls after her election defeat, one of the most retweeted comments of the year.
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>> What's the solution?>> Calls for change, those we loved and those we lost. Game of Thrones proving it's still king of social media as the most talked about film or TV series. And Japan's smash hit mobile game about cuddly monsters seem to be everywhere, too.