Friday 28 April 2017

#ElectionBands trends on Twitter

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Clare Cullen

Clare Cullen

The latest light-hearted Twitter trend inspired by the upcoming election was #Electionbands, which trended in Ireland yesterday.

Twitter users took on the challenge of taking the name of a popular band and altering it to reference politics.

Many Twitter users took this an opportunity to dig the knife in to many of the political parties hoping for their vote.

The efforts ranged from clever digs at politics like 'REMpty promises' to simply merging parties with band names, like 'Fianna Fail Out Boy'.

Check out the best (in our opinion) of the tweets below.

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