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Susan Boyle “Beaten Down By Swine Flu”

by | 28th, April 2009

susan-boyle-pig-fluSUSAN Boyle has been “beaten down by swine flu”.

It’s a fact:

Tracking conversations and trends online has become something of a craft since social media took off, and it’s a powerful way to pick up on breaking news and what has captured the public imagination. Why, one Susan Boyle was the most common term on Twitter for more than a week – before being beaten down by swine flu.

Which is why the Guardian is writing a story about swine flu and Susan Boyle.

Newspapers no longer set the agenda – they follow it…

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