Irish Twitter users react to Leo Varadkar coming out by not caring and trending #sexualorientation
Ireland’s minister for health Leo Varadkar coming out yesterday caused a healthy dose of “so what?” and “can you still fix the health system?” from Twitter users in the country.
— JOE.ie (@JOEdotie) January 18, 2015
— Niall O'Loughlin (@nialloloughlin) January 19, 2015
— Tom Creed (@tomcreed1980) January 19, 2015
However, Senator Fidelma Healy-Eames raised some eyebrows with her of use of the hashtag #sexualorientation in her tweet of support to Leo. Soon afterwards the hastag was trending in Ireland as locals reacted in humor to the awkward phrase.
— Fidelma Healy Eames (@senhealyeames) January 18, 2015
— Stephen Kelly (@stephentkelly) January 19, 2015
is it lunchtime yet? cheese or ham sandwiches today? #sexualorientation
— Lorna Mac (@Ma_gooo) January 19, 2015
Pork chop nice and tender, pan roasted tomatotes, black pudding, wholegrain bread roll and Kerrygold. Now for the tae. #sexualorientation
— Marcais (@IrelandUncut) January 19, 2015
It's cold this morning. Might warm up later. #sexualorientation
— Gavin Mc S (@corelli36) January 19, 2015
Folding my t-shirts. #sexualorientation
— Mark O'Halloran (@markohalloran) January 18, 2015