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#LordJesusChrist trends on Twitter; praise, mockery ensue

Steven Adams
| Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, 11:54 a.m.
Devotees try to touch the life-sized Black Nazarene statue during the annual religious procession in honour of the Black Nazarene in Manila
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Devotees try to touch the life-sized Black Nazarene statue during the annual religious procession in honour of the Black Nazarene in Manila

A check of the trending topics Wednesday morning on Twitter revealed #LordJesusChrist briefly near the top.

Of course, all trending topics are, to some degree, self-fulfilling as social media users scramble to include the phrases in their own tweets to boost their rankings.

The hashtag referring to the Savior was no exception. Here are a few of the more humorous examples.

Some brought politics into it.

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