The 16 Most Hilarious Twitter Trends Of 2014

A collection of the funniest Twitter trends we have enjoyed throughout 2014

They say India is a very funny country without a sense of humour. But if you are a regular on the nation’s most preferred online townsquare – Twitter - you would agree that’s not true at all. Indian Twitterati are a hilarious lot, always looking at the lighter side of things. To add to it, there is a growing breed of Twitter comedians for whom making jokes at the expense of actors, politicians and celebrities is all in a day’s job.

This year – 2014 – has seen a heavy dose of laughter on Twitter, what with the rundown to the Lok Sabha elections and the many funny Twitter trends we witnessed throughout the year.

Here’s a collection of the funniest Twitter India trends of 2014:

1. Actor Alok Nath stereotyped as the Bollywood babuji becomes a Twitter favourite after a few of his movies are shown back to back on New Year weekend

More Alok Nath jokes here.

2. Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh had a seriously funny birthday this year, by virtue of his name that sounds like three first names

More Neil Nitin Mukesh jokes here.

3. Actress Yami Gautam is at the receiving end for endorsing a fairness cream

More Yami Gautam jokes here.

4. CBSE topper Sarthak Agarwal scores 99.6% only to become the next Indian meme star

More Sarthak Agarwal jokes here.

5. India’s Mars Orbiter Mangalyaan enters the red planet and this is what happens on Earth

More Mangalyaan jokes here.

6. When Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi decides to give his first interview in 10 years to Times Now Editor Arnab Goswami

More ‘Rahul speaks to Arnab’ jokes here.

7. When he speaks about the idea of Congress at the AICC meet, but can’t help inspiring more jokes

More Rahul AICC speech jokes here.

8. Flipkart’s Big Billion Day sale may have been termed a success but it was the butt of jokes on Twitter

More Flipkart Big Billion jokes here.

9. When Congress Spokesperson Shashi Tharoor was sacked for excessively praising the opposition

More Tharoor sacked jokes here.

10. Twitter users invent the funniest #CelebCrackers this Diwali

More ‘Celeb Crackers’ jokes here.

11. When Congress spokesperson Americai Narayanan was asked if there was corruption in the UPA, and he responds with ‘Hell Yeah’

More Americai HellYeah jokes here.

12. When Inception Director Christopher Nolan was to visit IIT Mumbai, but the joke was on us. IIT M called it off later

More Nolan in India jokes here.

13. When Robert Vadra is questioned on his controversial land deals and he responds with a ‘Are you serious?’ to the journalist

More Robert Vadra ‘are you serious’ jokes here.

14. Sachin Tendulkar’s autobiography describes ex-coach Greg Chappell as a ‘ringmaster’ and everybody joins in

More Sachin-Greg inspired jokes here.

15. When Rohit Sharma made cricketing history with 264 runs against Sri Lanka

More Rohit Sharma ODI jokes here.

16. What Narendra Modi Said To President Putin?

More Modi-Putin jokes here.

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