The most-clicked stories on the The Wall for May, 2012.
The Wall Australia
1. THE JANOSKIANS ARE IN DOLLY MAGAZINE, FEELING LIKE A PROUD MAMA RIGHT NOW
Teenage tweeps excited over their idols appearing in Dolly Magazine.
2. Pell. Deveny. Defamation. Twitter. Q&A.
The Catholic church threatens to sue commentator Catherine Deveny over a meme she retweeted.
3. Craig Thomson Resign Now
Reaction from netizens to Craig Thomson’s speech in parliament rejecting allegations he spent union money on prostitutes and other inappropriate expenses.
4. The Best Twitter #ReplaceAWordWithLibrarian Hashtag Tweets!
Tweeps have fun with a meme that replaces a word in a famous literary line with the “librarian”.
5. Emergent situation declared on Wynnum Rd, Cannon Hill. Please avoid area, onlookers disrupting police operations.
Locals tweet about a police operation in Queensland.
The Wall US
1. Mitchell Guist Dead — ‘Swamp People’ Star Dies in Louisiana [Update]
Tweeps mourn the death of Mitchell Guist, a star of the reality TV show Swamp People.
2. Saudi intelligence, CIA infiltrated al Qaeda in Yemen-reports
News breaks that a “suicide bomber” at the heart of an al-Qaeda airliner plot was actually a CIA plant.
3. Justin Bieber Bolts After Paparazzo Scuffle, Police Called to Scene
Fans react after the big B is involved in an altercation with a photographer.
4. The Voice Gets Heated as Top Four Perform Final Songs
Netizens debate the singing skills of the four finalists of The Voice US - Jermaine Paul, Tony Lucca, Chris Mann and Juliet Simms.
5. Naked Man In Miami Chewing On Another Man’s Face
Miami Police shoot a man eating another man’s face.
The Wall UK
1. Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink has retired! Jan Nevergonnascore of Heskey still going strong
Tweeps joke about the retirement of striker Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink.
2. The Voice: Holly Willoughby has a wardrobe malfunction live on TV, Jessie J has mic fail
Netizens discuss the dramas, singers and stars of television show The Voice UK.
3. Zayn Malik Caught Kissing Perrie Edwards In New Photos! Zerrie In Love!
Fans get excited as One Direction’s Zayn Malik and Little Mix star Perrie Edwards are photographed kissing.
4. Picture: Smurfs on tour
Almost 200 Hartlepool fans dress up as Smurfs for their final League One fixture in East London.
5. Tim Cahill got sent off for sticking up for a ball boy because Cabaye pushed him over. Fair play to be honest.
Everton’s Tim Cahill sent off after the final whistle following a scuffle with Newcastle’s Yohan Cabaye.