‘Anybody out there?’: 18 hilarious first tweets by Irish celebrities
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‘Anybody out there?’: 18 hilarious first tweets by Irish celebrities

WE all have embarrassing old social media posts we’d rather forget (or delete) and judging by these corkers, Irish celebrities are certainly no different.

As The New York Times discovered, the average Twitter user’s first tweet is at best vacant, and at worse downright cringe-inducing.

It’s fair to say that the majority of Irish Twitter users didn’t really have a clue what the site was when they signed up, so we can forgive some of these clangers. Maybe.

Here are some brilliant #FirstTweets from a few of our favourite Irish celebrities…

1. Shane Filan overshared a bit, bless him…

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2. Ronan Keating couldn’t help but blow his own trumpet…

3. Needless to say, Conor McGregor wasn’t modest either…

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4. Graham Norton was hanging out with Del Boy and Dot Cotton…

5. While Paschal Donohue was feeling all alone…

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6. Chris O’Dowd was getting off to a good start…

7. Brian O’Driscoll kept us waiting in fevered anticipation…

8. And Rory Best stated the obvious…

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9. Meanwhile, George Hook forgot he wasn’t the only George Hook on earth...

10. Dermot O'Leary changed the world...

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11. Jedward felt unsure of themselves for once…

12. If only Vogue Williams had taken her own advice…

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13. Ed Byrne was a man on a mission...

14. We're still wondering if Vincent found what he was looking for…

15. Ryanair were being Ryanair...

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16. And Dylan Moran was being Dylan Moran...

17. Graham Linehan's been at this a while...

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 18. David O'Doherty was a tad demanding...

And just for fairness, the best of the lot...

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