According to the social media site, Beyoncé’s 2013 Super Bowl halftime show was the most tweeted-about moment in Twitter’s history. Here’s a look at some other events that got people talking.
7,347 tweets/minute: SCOTUS ruling on Prop 8 and DOMA June 26, 2013: The Supreme Court ruled the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional under the 14th Amendment and declined to review a lower court’s invalidation of Proposition 8, a California law. Its decisions in the two cases were seen as victories for gay rights. Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post Buy Photo