Here's The Most-Liked & Retweeted Tweets of 2017

Obama trumps Trump in Twitter Top

Obama trumps Trump in Twitter Top

The tweet that was retweeted the most comes from Carter Wilkerson, who simply put out a cry for a year's worth of Wendy's chicken nuggets.

Following that trend, Twitter looked back at some of the most popular tweets of the year. It was a year in which nearly every sector of society was mashed together or clashing on social media, with the "Tweeter in Chief", President Donald Trump, leading the way. (Sad!) And much to his chagrin, his predecessor Barack Obama managed to make that not once, not twice, but three times.

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Meals, fuel stops, traffic delays, waits at shipping and receiving terminals, are included in the 14-hour limit. He used to pull a reefer but recently started hauling oversized loads.

The social media platform's most shared tweet of the year was from a 17-year-old Nevada resident who asked U.S. fast food chain Wendy's how many retweets he would need to get a year's worth of free chicken nuggets. He fell short of the 18 million bar set by the fast-food chain, but Wendy's gave Wilkerson the nuggets anyway for the effort. It is a quote from Nelson Mandela.

Even in the USA -only year-end review, BTS took the top spot, with Nicki Minaj and One Direction's Harry Styles trailing just behind.

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The 40-year-old musician who found fame as a solo artist has been performing with Dead & Company since the band formed in 2015. Dead & Company, whose current tour has been running since early November, are due to perform in Orlando on Thursday night.

The current occupant of the White House was, however, the most tweeted-about world leader though.

Obama was also responsible for three of the ten most-retweeted tweets of the year. He was the subject of the seventh most-shared tweet, with a tweet from Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James knocking Trump for rescinding Stephen Curry's invitation to the White House in honour of the Golden State Warrior's National Basketball Association championship. PBS' special live coverage of Trump's inauguration day was the most viewed live stream broadcast of the year.

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The state governments are verifying with the affected villages to find the exact number of missing fishermen. He also said that he was monitoring the situation arising in various parts of the country due to the cyclone.

But it's not like Trump went unnoticed on the social-media platform. That was followed by #MAGA, #ImpeachTrump, #TrumpTrain, "WomensMarch and #NotMyPresident".

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