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What are global bloggers and twitterers saying about the World Cup 2010? Follow along with Global Voices Online.

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  • Thanks to all who took part in GlobalVoices' #wc2010 coverage. Visit http://bit.ly/at8aT6 for 50+ posts from around the world Until #wc2014! Mon Jul 19
  • Nigeria: Who changed the President's mind— Facebook or FIFA? http://bit.ly/9ipHqw Sat Jul 10
  • And the Paul the Octopus predicts.....http://globalvoicesonline.org/2010/07/07/global-paul-the-german-octopus-calls-another-match/ Fri Jul 09
  • RT @ThatLloyd: Is there Life after #WorldCup ? Wed Jul 07
  • This morning at @dcindaba we'll be presenting about GV's World Cup coverage. #dci2010 Wed Jul 07
  • RT @Fasokan: Who is from south africa to tell us how are people there supporting Ghana #wc2010 Fri Jul 02
  • Come join us in the live chat for the #uru vs. #gha match. You can read the transcript thus far: http://bit.ly/cEHgve Fri Jul 02
  • Don't watch the game alone! We've got folks from #gha, #uru and all over in our live chat on Global Voices: http://bit.ly/cEHgve Fri Jul 02
  • South African fans are cheering for "Baghana!" #worldcup Fri Jul 02
  • Global Voices @2010 is hosting a live chat for Friday's match b/w Ghana & Uruguay. Come join us! http://bit.ly/cEHgve #uru #gha Thu Jul 01
  • Who is to blame for Nigeria's failure at #wc2010? Nigerian bloggers have some ideas: http://bit.ly/dywuGt Thu Jul 01
  • Japan is 1 win away from final 8 in #wc2010. Japanese bloggers apologize to Coach Okada for doubting him. http://bit.ly/aJPOiq Tue Jun 29
  • RT @makerfairafrica: Nana Kofi from last years Maker Faire with a photo series after Ghanas win http://nanakofiacquah.blogspot.com #mfa09 Mon Jun 28
  • RT @ReneeEverett how bout that England goal that was not seen by linesman? Can Fifa correct that? Why dont they use technology available? Sun Jun 27
  • RT @khadijapatel: #ENG can't afford to dwell on that disallowed goal. #GER have killed them up front. #WC2010 Sun Jun 27
  • RT @LeanneManas: The Home Affairs department have just revealed that to date 744 520 foreign visitors have entered SA to date. #worldcup Sun Jun 27
  • RT @Anatinus: Is the vuvuzela the best thing to happen to us? http://bit.ly/c4Vyc5 Fri Jun 25
  • RT @wanjiku: New blog post :#Vuvuzela haters get on to business #worldcup www.wanjiku.co.ke Fri Jun 25
  • Algerian bloggers disappointed with team's exit from #wc2010, but applauds goalkeeper: http://bit.ly/9aDi9w Fri Jun 25
  • RT @khayadlanga: I think the vuvuzela has had more press than Mandela ever had. It's sure making itself heard. Fri Jun 25
  • For #JPN vs #DEN Denmark today there will at least be one gathering of Danes and Japanese watching game together in Brooklyn. Anywhere else? Thu Jun 24
  • The success of South Korean football team is good news for Seoul Broadcasting System. Local bloggers discuss issue http://bit.ly/dhz05Y Thu Jun 24
  • RT @rDNAnews: One of our colleagues here at HA referring to Bafana's game against France, "We've won the battle but lost the war". Wed Jun 23
  • On Facebook, Nigerians react to Kaita's red card: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2010/06/22/nigeria-sani-kaita/ Wed Jun 23
  • RT @LeonidasMejia: Beautiful how #socialmedia enriches the World Cup experience, living #hon vs #spa Live on Facebook + Twitter + TV Mon Jun 21
  • RT @GregWeeksUNCC: My 5 year old daughter on the World Cup: "They keep falling down!" Mon Jun 21
  • RT @ladysans: On the up side...flights home for the African teams that don't qualify for next round are not long, just around the corner. Sun Jun 20
  • RT @nicharry: Every time an #African team loses, a small piece of my heart dies. Come on #Africa. Help me out. #WC2010 Sun Jun 20
  • @Fasokan We are watching the game on TV. The room is split 1/2 for #civ and the other 1/2 for #bra Sun Jun 20
  • For our French-speaking followers: Check out Boukary Konaté's live tweets about #wc2010 straight from Mali: @Fasokan Sun Jun 20
  • Algerian bloggers are filled with hope after the tie with England (and hope that a lucky dove is on their side): http://bit.ly/9a5vLR Sun Jun 20
  • RT @lrakoto: #Chi #Hon #uru #ser #svn top 5 of most fan support on FB http://bit.ly/9j7bKj surprising #worldcup indeed Sun Jun 20
  • In Bangladesh there have been skirmishes between #ARG and #BRA fans, but here they seem to get along: http://twitpic.com/1x2059 #worldcup Sun Jun 20
  • RT @therealstevenpi: Leavin soon 4 bloem, it looks like a lot of changes 2 da startin line up 4 da game against France Sun Jun 20
  • RT @draddee: #CMR played beautifully today. They do not deserve to leave this #worldcup the African Lions will be missed. Sat Jun 19
  • RT @MikeTaberner: First ban that I have seen! http://twitpic.com/1y2usk #vuvuzela Sat Jun 19
  • RT @AlexKlusman: Orange crowds at the #Durbs stadium #wc2010 #ned http://twitpic.com/1y30g4 Sat Jun 19
  • RT @IZWI: The vuvuzela is a "joyous, life-affirming sound" says the FT's music critic, a fan of Reich and Glass http://tinyurl.com/2c929hy Sat Jun 19
  • Mali: World Cup Fans React to Referee's Controversial Call: http://bit.ly/cpUKrx by @lrakoto Sat Jun 19
  • RT @barrioflores: Vuvuzelas now on sale at your neighborhood supermarket in Cochabamba, Bolivia: http://bit.ly/cERKNO Price: US$2 Thu Jun 17
  • RT @MaxKaizen: infographic Economics of the World Cup http://bit.ly/9tbI2d (ooh all that local profit hahaha) Thu Jun 17
  • RT @gvssafrica: South Africa: Bafana Bafana owes us an explanation http://bit.ly/9sF1Gc Thu Jun 17
  • Blogger Mike Trapido argues that two men who made #wc2010 in SA possible have been largely overlooked: http://bit.ly/9BcKTb Thu Jun 17
  • RT @wanjiku: Everytime the ball crosses to #Korea half,#arg fans get up n star singing, #vuvuzela http://twitpic.com/1xil3g Thu Jun 17
  • RT @SoccerByIves: Leave it to argentina's fans to be the first in this tournament to sing over the vuvuzelas. Thu Jun 17
  • The Dutch government and twitterers react to the arrest of women wearing orange dresses: http://bit.ly/9NxCXq #ned #wc2010 Thu Jun 17
  • RT @Thembinkosi: @khayadlanga If #Mexico wins tomorrow it's all over for #Bafana (do the Maths!) so get all in #RSA to support #France t ... Wed Jun 16
  • RT @paulocoelho: Life is like football: sometimes you can't make your host happy #uru 3 x 0 #rsa Wed Jun 16
  • RT @kabissa: I must say - it's irritating that German #ard commentators talk more about how poorly #rsa played than how awesome #uru pla ... Wed Jun 16
  • RT @Thembinkosi For #RSA South Africa to progress: #Fra must win or draw tomorrow, #RSA then beat #Fra & #Uru beat #Mex = Bafana qualify! Wed Jun 16
  • RT @Shine2010: Very sad, off to FIFA post match press briefing interested to see what the team has to say Wed Jun 16
  • RT @clareappleyard: Quick poll: would a REAL fan leave before game end, even if your team is losing? I mean, really. #WC2010 Wed Jun 16
  • RT @ColinUdoh: Snow in South Africa. Soooooo cold http://tweetphoto.com/27541265 Wed Jun 16
  • RT @jeanpaul_za: has "traditional" nature/use of #vuvuzela been exaggerated to give #WC2010 an "african flavour" & for commercial reasons? Wed Jun 16
  • RT @gvssafrica: South Africa: Tonight, it's not just a game http://bit.ly/bSCPKO Wed Jun 16
  • RT @gkofiannan: Now THAT was a good game #BRA #PRK #wc2010 Tue Jun 15
  • RT @MZ_Essack: It's freezing @ ellis park. Brrrr #bra #2010wc Tue Jun 15
  • @kevk_za we specified - in the diaspora ;) Tue Jun 15
  • The youngest North Korea fan? RT @nicknicemadison: @2010 we're in the wisconsin precinct rooting for #prk here! http://twitpic.com/1x285e Tue Jun 15
  • RT @swmaina: Am loving these #prk players' confidence... 25 mins and no Brazil goal. Tue Jun 15
  • Anyone know of any Twitterer in the N.Korean diaspora? #prk vs. #bra Tue Jun 15
  • RT @rezwan: Somewhere in #Bangladesh - #arg and #bra supporters under one roof. Image courtesy Sharat Chowdhury http://twitpic.com/1x2059 Tue Jun 15
  • RT @nightS The only thing I love about #wc2010 is that the internet connection in #Lebanon gets A LOT BETTER during the matches :D #worldcup Tue Jun 15
  • RT @lrakoto: #PKO player in tears during anthem before the game against #bra: let me guess: #vuvuzela 's fault, right ? #worldcup Tue Jun 15
  • RT @khadijapatel: Coldest night of the year so far in Johannesburg tonight. Tue Jun 15
  • How do you say "Goal" in your language? Our team from GV Lingua http://bit.ly/EprSu has been teaching us, we'll tweet their answers #wc2010 Tue Jun 15
  • RT @draddee: This game is must win for #CIV and #POR. With #BRA in this group as well, whoever loses this game is probs out of the #worldcup Tue Jun 15
  • RT @kenyanpundit: @maneno well the rest of the continent only represented 2% of tickets sold, so much for this being the African World Cup. Tue Jun 15
  • RT @Elviravannoort: http://twitgoo.com/zweir Ivory Coast - we r so close to the field! #wc2010 Tue Jun 15
  • NKorea starts #wc2010 today against Brazil. A look back at Korean bloggers who wrote about game b/w N and S in 2009 http://bit.ly/ddwedu Tue Jun 15
  • Greek bloggers take break from writing about economic crisis to have high hopes for team in #wc2010 http://bit.ly/95tU7R by @asteris Tue Jun 15
  • Myanmar football fans are happy to discover that power supply seems stable during the TV broadcast of World Cup games. http://bit.ly/bA0MfF Mon Jun 14
  • Nice interactive #wc2010 match schedule by team, date, and venue: http://bit.ly/b2Vvqc Mon Jun 14
  • Choose your side. For/against the #vuvuzela? Maybe you don't see point in complaining? http://bit.ly/aJftG3 Join in the conversation Mon Jun 14
  • RT @2010: The sun reappears in Cape Town, will it hold until the Italy-Paraguay? #wc2010 // tweeted too soon...rain returns in CPT Mon Jun 14
  • The sun reappears in Cape Town, will it hold until the Italy-Paraguay match set for 20:30? #wc2010 Mon Jun 14
  • #jpn has been more than willing to plunder the #cmr markets levered open by IMF and World Bank (@wdmnews) http://bit.ly/agIUck #worldcup Mon Jun 14
  • Patrick Mtiliga on the #den team was born in Copenhagen to a Danish mother and Tanzanian father. #worldcup Mon Jun 14
  • RT @DazMSmith: #WC2010 The view from my seat at Soccer City. #Jozi gets more beautiful by the day! http://twitpic.com/1wpzcm #ned vs. #den Mon Jun 14
  • RT @swmaina: Seeing the Dutch fans blasting their #vuvuzela you'd never imagine Europe wants it banned. #ned #worldcup Mon Jun 14
  • Suggestions of citizen media projects writing about the #wc2010? We'll add them to the GV Special Coverage Page http://bit.ly/at8aT6 Mon Jun 14
  • RT @TrevorMadondo: World Cup Will Set Social Media Records and South Africa will be lingering on everyone's Lips....#WorldCup Mon Jun 14
  • RT @ColinUdoh: Here's a pic of one of the used canisters from last night. That's my #WC2010 personal souvenir http://twitpic.com/1woys8 Mon Jun 14
  • RT @Highway_Africa: In-studio broadcast should not be shown immediately after game. We want to see celebrations/disappointments in stadia Mon Jun 14
  • Twitterer and journalist @ColinUdoh was at the GER-AUS match where he witnessed and wrote about protest by security firm over pay. #wc2010 Mon Jun 14
  • Cape Town awakens to a torrential rain this morning. Will it last until the Paraguay-Italy match this evening? Mon Jun 14
  • RT @MacJordaN: RT @nanakofiacquah: The Photographs of Ghanaians celebrating the victory over Serbia are now up on my... http://nanakofia ... Sun Jun 13
  • RT @vuvuunplugged: Global Voices in English » South Africa: To vuvuzela or not to vuvuzela? http://bit.ly/1HRWUc #worldcup and brilliant ... Sun Jun 13
  • RT @Fasokan: Un cartou rouge!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! au numero 9 algerien #wc2010 Sun Jun 13
  • WhoshouldIcheerfor.com by @wdmnews ranks #worldcup teams according to poverty eradication and social injustice (via @garydunion) Sun Jun 13
  • RTT @dartheseus Of the 23 players on the #ALG team 17 were born in #FRA 74%! A record #worldcup Sun Jun 13
  • RT @wanjiku: South africa airways crew wearing bafana jersies; that's what getting xtry behind team is all abt #2010 #wc2010 Sun Jun 13
  • @presch @jillianyork there is a whole section on Wikipedia about the multi-ethnic story of the French team http://is.gd/cMZNi Sat Jun 12
  • RT @JannieMom: The best-known South African word used to be apartheid - now it's #vuvuzela. We've come a long way in 16 years. #WC2010 Sat Jun 12
  • RT @MacJordaN: Breaking news: BP just hired England's goalkeeper to stop the oil spill. #USA #BP #ENG #WorldCup Sat Jun 12
  • Random fact: Ricardo Clark's dad is from Trinidad & Tobago. And his name is Lancelot. http://is.gd/cMYW6 #worldcup Sat Jun 12
  • 11 of the 23 players on the US team come from a home where at least 1 parent was born in a foreign country Sat Jun 12
  • RT @kabissa: Kirsty Mclullich from @VisionAfrica reports on reception of World Cup Launch in Kibera | Kabissa Blog http://bit.ly/90flVc Sat Jun 12
  • Dispatch from South Africa: RT @barrioflores halftime 1-1. Drunk English fan making out with drunk US fan next to me. Sat Jun 12
  • RT @djkobbie: Come on ghana... I mean come on England ! Sat Jun 12
  • RT @comradesipho: Who was Man on the Match for the Bafana - Mexico game? Sat Jun 12
  • RT @maneno: WTF? The head of Rwanda's Football Federation is arrested for trying to travel to the #WorldCup http://bit.ly/bYFvcm #wc2010 Sat Jun 12
  • RT @abdu millions of football fans in Middle East missed some or all of the opening game bc of technical satellite problems #wc2010 #ajsport Sat Jun 12
  • Bhutanese blogger Jurmi Chhowing looks back at WC France'98 which heralded coming of satellite dishes to Thimpu http://bit.ly/c18rbl Fri Jun 11
  • Read what happens when a bunch of bloggers from around the world live chat a #wc2010 match (Uruguay vs. France) http://bit.ly/bv9JJa Fri Jun 11
  • RT @silviavinas: back to work! #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • Poor Vuvuzelas... the Dutch are also ganging up on them in this anti-vuvuzela campaign @VuvuNee #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • RT @Hisham_G: Better your football vocabulary: World Cup Referees Brush Up on Foreign Swear Words - NYT http://goo.gl/q7Gd @2010 Fri Jun 11
  • RT @kabissa: World Cup inspires seeing soccer/football as mechanism for social change. | Kabissa Blog http://bit.ly/cFjyrw Fri Jun 11
  • RT @tonnet: RT @TechCrunch 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa: The Ultimate Guide To Digital Delight - http://tcrn.ch/bNgKsV Fri Jun 11
  • "Vuvuzela" can literally be translated into: "you are barking" in Malagasy (Madagascar language) says @lrakoto #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • New from @globalvoices Peru: Watching World Cup from Afar http://is.gd/cLOr4 #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • RT @EthanZ: Chat about Uruguay/France with the Global Voices community while you watch the match: http://is.gd/cLMNg #wc2010 Fri Jun 11
  • Don't watch the game alone! @globalvoices has a livechat for #worldcup game http://migre.me/NMwX #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • RT @MacJordaN: Do you know that: France & Uruguay were the last two countries to qualify for the 2010 #WorldCup? #Fra was the 31st & #Ur ... Fri Jun 11
  • RT @QwaiderPlanet: Al Jazeera pisses off 300 million Arabs with crappy World Cup reception #PopCulture (@RobaAssi) And Far Away → http:/ ... Fri Jun 11
  • RT @mkarim: Global Voices rocking a cool conversation between Urugauyan and French Fans on their site... http://bit.ly/bv9JJa #globalvoices Fri Jun 11
  • African bloggers from Global Voices in French interviewed by RFI on World Cup, by Cedric Kalonji http://is.gd/cLJgY (French) Fri Jun 11
  • In Mali, TV repairmen say they've had good business before World Cup. Photos by @fasokan http://is.gd/cLHJx #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • #Uruguay vs #France: what's your prediction ? Fri Jun 11
  • The live chat for the next #worldcup game on @globalvoices is now live http://migre.me/NMwX #wc2010 Fri Jun 11
  • RT @thianab: #Follow Friday Who wants to chat on the match Uruguai X France joins in Global Voices http://migre.me/NMwX @2010 Fri Jun 11
  • RT @shioyama: Haiti in the World Cup: "The goal Sannon scored.. guaranteed the man a permanent stature as a Haitian hero" http://bit.ly/ ... Fri Jun 11
  • RT @ricky_martin: VIVA MEXICO CABRONES!!! jajjajaja #mex #worldcup (el mejor TT en la historia de Twtr) Fri Jun 11
  • wow, 1st blunder of the game it seems Fri Jun 11
  • Just learned that the referee of the game is from #Pakistan. Shout out to @DrAwab ! Fri Jun 11
  • Goodness, what a start of the game. Not sure how that ball did not go in #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • "Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika" and "Die Stem van Suid-Afrika" sung by the whole #RSA team and the stadium: Beautiful Fri Jun 11
  • RT @ColinUdoh: I have covered loads of int'l events. Not sure I will experience another like this. This is intense! Fri Jun 11
  • Standing up for #Mexico National Anthem #worldcup Fri Jun 11
  • RT @Shine2010: I have earplugs in and the stadium noise is still defening Fri Jun 11
  • Today's players twitter feeds: for #RSA: @therealstevenpi @ldavidsofficial for #mex: @cuauhtemocb10 @andresgual8 #worldcup #wc2010 Fri Jun 11
  • RT@kenyanpundit Me feeling it...it's here! http://twitpic.com/1vtdla < great photo! Any other GVers out there @barrioflores @ismail: pics? Fri Jun 11
  • That was a wonderful opening ceremony. Now getting psyched for #RSA vs #Mex should be a great match ! Fri Jun 11
  • All our thoughts with the Mandela family after last night tragedy #WC2010 Fri Jun 11
  • Half the people are outside&r going to miss da opening ceremony. #wc2010 very bad organising. Only10 security checkpoints on this side. #fb Fri Jun 11
  • RT @simondingle: Vuvuzelas sounding at 6am. Feel it! #wc2010 Fri Jun 11
  • RT @khadijapatel: It's just past 6:30 AM in Johannesburg and already I can hear #Vuvuzelas. #worldcup #WC2010 Fri Jun 11
  • RT @abdu: Spend most of the day in Alex township. uploaded photos from Joburg http://www.flickr.com/photos/shirsoore/ #wc2010 Thu Jun 10
  • Have great photos of the #wc2010 atmosphere around the stadium on Twitpic? Send us the link at @2010 and we'll retweet! Thu Jun 10
  • It's kickoff time. Taken at OR Tambo Airport #wc2010 http://twitpic.com/1vn1yc Thu Jun 10
  • Watch The World Cup with Global Voices: Live Chat for Uruguay vs. France http://bit.ly/bv9JJa Thu Jun 10
  • RT @clareappleyard: Fan Walk will provide unique flavour to Cape Town’s World Cup: http://ow.ly/1WCNw #travel #WC2010 Thu Jun 10
  • #wc210 dont buy official FIFA licensed Makarapa's. it's generic. Get a hand made 1 &support local artists. http://twitpic.com/1vi115 Thu Jun 10
  • Our Special Coverage Page, read what bloggers from SA, Bangladesh, Tanzania & more are saying about #wc2010 http://bit.ly/at8aT6 Wed Jun 09
  • Instead of beating up the opp Mexico,south Africans are swapping bafana shirts with Mexicos. #wc2010 take that! http://twitpic.com/1vcl94 Wed Jun 09
  • Blogger Pierre De Vos thinks the message is "#WC2010: Feel it, it is here (then shut up)" because of ban on marches http://bit.ly/9MK7FT Wed Jun 09
  • Members of the GV community will be in SA to experience #wc2010. Stay tuned to @2010 to see their experiences through citizen media. Wed Jun 09
  • Where will South Korean bloggers be watching the #wc2010? http://bit.ly/cDO97C Wed Jun 09
  • It's 9pm the parade was at 1pm and you can still here the vuvuzelas being blown in the ddistance. #wc2010 is here! Wed Jun 09
  • RT @LesPorter: Fan of the World Cup? Check out the new theme Twitter just released. It's South Africa @2010 under Settings > Design. #wc2010 Wed Jun 09
  • Atmosphere on south Africa is getting electric. Woke up this morning to the sound of vuvuzelas #wc2010 Wed Jun 09
  • Collecting the #wc2010 sticker album? Bolivian blogger M. Centellas puts together album in memory of grandfather: http://bit.ly/9ikxlp Tue Jun 08
  • RT @ismail: #gautrain wants to charge R58 for parking. Have parked only for 2 hours! WTF? #fb http://twitpic.com/1uzc42 Tue Jun 08
  • French footballer Lassana Diarra withdrew from #wc2010 because of symptoms related to sickle cell anemia http://bit.ly/92dOHc Mon Jun 07
  • @onafrica Thanks for the mention! Much appreciated. Mon Jun 07
  • Blogger Ethan Zuckerman provides suggestions on different ways to decide who to support in #wc2010: http://is.gd/cFXA8 Mon Jun 07
  • #wc2010 will have largest carbon footprint of any intl sporting event. Craig Urquhart writes about offsetting that http://bit.ly/9meLV7 Mon Jun 07
  • For muslims attending the opening on fri there will b an early jummah at corobrick opp soccer city. Details to follow. Mon Jun 07
  • RT @jackiejvr RT @gussilber South Africans, do NOT do the Mexican Wave at Soccer City on Fri! It's a trick to get us to drop our #vuvuzelas. Mon Jun 07
  • RT @khadijapatel 1st they used 'readiness' as subterfuge to gauge our worthiness of #WC2010 now Afro pessimists are looking to discredit us Mon Jun 07
  • RT @avilarenata Blog about it! So exciting: love.fútbol develops safe soccer fields for children in impoverished communities in #Guatemala Mon Jun 07
  • RT @dibussi: While other teams are in camp, Indomitable Lions flown back to Cameroon for 2 days of R and R! #WC2010 Sun Jun 06
  • @jackiejvr What does being a #worldcuphost involve? Are you providing tips/help via Twitter? Sun Jun 06
  • Nigerian sportswriter @colinudoh at scene of friendly b/w Nigeria & NKorea in township, tweeting about stampede that left 14 injured #wc2010 Sun Jun 06
  • RT @kenyanpundit: Checking out @mailandguardian's World Cup page, very nice: http://2010.mg.co.za/ Sat Jun 05
  • RT @wsjafrica: Question of the day: Will #WC2010 boost #Africa investment? (via @wsjthesource) http://bit.ly/aH7U66 #FIFA #WORLDCUP Fri Jun 04
  • RT @neuromanzer: I was there!!! What a sight!! http://twitpic.com/1tsfo7 #wc2010 #worldcuptrophy Fri Jun 04
  • Just 1 week to go till the #wc2010 starts. Can alredy feel excitement building. Fri Jun 04
  • Mandela involved in worldcup tug-of-war. The man is over 90, why drag him away from home for a 1 min pic opp? http://j.mp/clGnRO Fri Jun 04
  • Tanzania reportedly paid millions to host Brazil's Natl Team in Dar es Salaam, local bloggers wonder about benefits http://bit.ly/9qwMyf Thu Jun 03
  • RT @jeanpaul_za: if you're not from south africa, but you're coming to #wc2010, here are a few handy words... http://bit.ly/bzl3GC Thu Jun 03
  • RT @PernillaAfrika: Fifa hopes Madiba will attend World Cup opener: http://bit.ly/bKVLZc. Me, too! Wed Jun 02
  • Is the Ghanaian nation team, The Black Stars, going forward or backward?, asks Ghanaian blogger Mac-Jordan. http://bit.ly/doBaxj Wed Jun 02
  • RT @Shine2010: I think this guy is feeling it #wc2010 http://yfrog.com/09tftwj Wed Jun 02
  • @2010 @zaki9 the parade will be at midday. With everyone standing hand in hand along rivonia rd. Wed Jun 02
  • Public/state organisations spend +5mil on #wc2010 tickets. being given free to "stakeholders" at the tax payers expense. http://j.mp/dlGCcK Wed Jun 02
  • RT @MacJordaN: [Blog] Ghana’s WC2010 Squad: Who’s In; Who’s Out! http://digs.by/9QNhvy #BlackStars #Ghana #WC2010 Wed Jun 02
  • We're still looking for ppl from competing nations who will be tweeting about #WC2010 to add to our lists and to feature on GV. Wed Jun 02
  • The new Gautrain for transport around Gauteng during the #WC2010 and beyond in South Africa is on Twitter @TheGautrain Wed Jun 02
  • RT @maneno: Focus on The World Cup: Today we are announcing the release of our Focus page for the World Cup. http://bit.ly/cFYFRz Wed Jun 02
  • Check out the Twitter acct @homelesswrldcup which will be covering the annual Homeless World Cup to take place in Sept 2010 in Rio. Tue Jun 01
  • RT @zaki9: I heard that bafana r gona do a bus parade thru jozi on 9th, plz advise what time in sandton? // will you take pictures and post? Tue Jun 01
  • RT @gkofiannan: Will the World Cup Screw Africa? ..multinationals w/no Africa ties reap benefits http://bit.ly/aAUO28 #wc2010 Tue Jun 01
  • Pontus Westerberg's Sweden did not qualify for #WC2010, but he has chosen to cheer for Nigeria. Read why.. http://bit.ly/bjB99e Tue Jun 01
  • Getting around the marketing restrictions placed by FIFA: http://bit.ly/9lvbci #wc2010 Sat May 29
  • RT @AP_WorldCup: Colombia team robbed by South African hotel workers ahead of #WorldCup http://bit.ly/c6hWLE #wc2010 #wcup2010 - CL Fri May 28
  • People who have beenin the que aince we'd night have not been served. But employees are taking bribes. #2010wc Fri May 28
  • Just saw official match/FIFA employees taking bribes 2purchase tickets on behalf of people, #2010wc Fri May 28
  • RT @Solomon_Seb: Once again SA breakouts in to violence, all in the name of WC TICKETS! #FNB is frozen whilst #Sandton is strafed by police Fri May 28
  • RT @clareappleyard: Happy campers! Waiting overnight for the last world cup tickets #WC2010 #fb http://twitpic.com/1rpu9k Fri May 28
  • RT @clareappleyard: Fifa ticketeting chaos #WC2010 http://twitpic.com/1rq8cb Fri May 28
  • RT @danwibg: #South_Africa: In Gauteng, Dislike for foreigners on the rise – survey http://bit.ly/aAcyMz (via @City_Press) Thu May 27
  • Soccer fever has officially hit south africans, irrespective of race. Soccer city is packed for friendly with Columbia . #2010 will unite za Thu May 27
  • FIFA will be releasing more tickets tomorrow at 9am. Huge que already! Thu May 27

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