This episode for festive cheer,
we have a musical round up of the year.
In 2018 the EU sent to me…
Juncker fluffing hair
If a man put their hand on me like that they would get a smack in the face, and deservedly so.
Horrible, HORRIBLE man. pic.twitter.com/2mPV1d9JHg
— Theodora Dickinson (@TheaDickinson) December 14, 2018
— Janet Daby MP (@JanetDaby) November 22, 2018
— Jon Worth (@jonworth) October 3, 2018
Theresa May a dancin’
If you think I’m going to waste my afternoon editing videos of Theresa May dancing, then you’re absolutely right pic.twitter.com/GDVTI1JL7k
— Rhys Evans (@rhysy91) August 28, 2018
An end to summer time
Millions of Europeans used our summertime consultation to make their voices heard, and 84% do not want the clocks to change anymore.
We will now prepare a proposal to the @Europarl_EN and @EUCouncil, who will then decide together.#EUHaveYourSay pic.twitter.com/C1V1dSz4Hi
— European Commission 🇪🇺 (@EU_Commission) August 31, 2018
Massive Google fine
Fine of €4,34 bn to @Google for 3 types of illegal restrictions on the use of Android. In this way it has cemented the dominance of its search engine. Denying rivals a chance to innovate and compete on the merits. It’s illegal under EU antitrust rules. @Google now has to stop it
— Margrethe Vestager (@vestager) July 18, 2018
Trade war flags a flyin’
Agree w/@MalmstromEU saying US #tariffs are "pure protectionism" & "illegal" under rules governed by @wto. We must fight to protect our global trading rules & stand up for open #freetrade. In this spirit we continue to work w/partners around the globe https://t.co/zeHmMNoy9S
— Guy Verhofstadt (@guyverhofstadt) June 6, 2018
He's making a list
He's checking it twice
He's gonna find out who's naughty or nice
Santa Claus is in contravention of article 4 of the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679
— joe (@mutablejoe) May 20, 2018
Macron’s speech is great
— Bloomberg (@business) March 21, 2018
After giving myself a very tough interview I decided that, on balance, I was the right candidate for the job https://t.co/PUcci4xpCk
— Martini Seltzermayr (@mseltzermayr) February 21, 2018
And a Brexit deal that never came to be
“The gifts will help Mr Barnier to fully grasp the powerful commercial position Britain occupies globally” 😬 pic.twitter.com/f5VSH3sOdU
— Alex Wickham (@alexwickham) January 10, 2018
This week we are supported by – Google. To find out more about their position on copyright reform follow them on Twitter @GoogleEurope.
— Google Europe (@googleeurope) December 11, 2018
That’s it for this year. A big thank you to our singers from the Brussels Chamber Choir. Happy holidays, we’re back in 2019. Keep following us using the hashtag #EUtweets and remember you can always subscribe so you don’t miss us every Friday.