Published: Wed, December 06, 2017
Global News | By Stacy Ballard

Donald Trump, Barack Obama dominate Twitter year, but chicken nuggets prevail

Donald Trump, Barack Obama dominate Twitter year, but chicken nuggets prevail

This tweet from President Obama was the second-most retweeted from 2017.

Obama was also responsible for three of the ten most-retweeted tweets of the year.

Twitter released its list of most retweeted tweets of the year.

As the year draws to an end, most have likely started looking back on their accomplishments and memories made in 2017.

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The blasting by Cleveland Cavaliers star Lebron James of President Donald Trump rocketed around the world after he "rescinded" Stephen Curry's invitation to the White House to celebrate the Golden State Warrior's National Basketball Association championship.

In May, Carter Wilkerson officially became the author of the tweet with the most retweets in Twitter history - more than 3,433,000 - taking the crown from the previous record-holder, Ellen DeGeneres, who got more than 3,430,000 retweets on a star-studded selfie at the Oscars.

Cleveland Cavaliers star James landed at the seventh spot, with a tweet that criticized President Donald Trump over his decision to rescind Stephen Curry's invitation to the White House to celebrate the Golden State Warrior's National Basketball Association championship. (Sad!) And much to his chagrin, his predecessor Barack Obama managed to make that not once, not twice, but three times.

A tweet in which the former president appealed to Americans to "believe in [their] ability to create change" was the fifth most-shared globally.

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But it's not like Trump went unnoticed on the social-media platform.

As 2017 winds down, President Donald Trump continues to make headlines via his active Twitter account on a near-daily basis.

Despite this, Mr Trump was both the most talked-about politician in the United States and worldwide.

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