The Straits Times
Published on Dec 22, 2012

Year in review: The top 10 tweets of 2012


Before he took the stage to affirm his election victory, President Obama marked his win via Twitter. According to Twitter, this tweet became the most retweeted of 2012 within hours - and the most retweeted ever, sent by people in more than 200 countries around the world.

Here is our list of the top 10 best tweets in 2012 from around the world.