Think before you tweet
CNN sacked senior Middle East editor Octavia Nasr following a controversial message she posted on social networking site Twitter, making her the latest public figure to come under fire over 140 characters or less. We reflect over other tweets that have sent the web in a flurry of controversy.
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Funeral for Saudi King Abdullah got under way in a cavernous mosque in the capital.
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