At 8:16 morning, McDonald’s corporate Twitter account posted the following politically-charged tweet:
The tweet, which anyone with even the most basic critical thinking skills could tell was a hack, remained on the page for about 20 minutes before it was deleted, but not before Trump supporters saw it and FREAKED OUT.
Immediately, there was a call to #BoycottMcDonalds…
— msdocmartins (@msdocmartins) March 16, 2017
— Deborah Brewer (@Debbie92083) March 16, 2017
— HARRY L. LAMBETH, JR (@LambethJr) March 16, 2017
They need to FIRE someone
— Boca Vista (@bocavista2016) March 16, 2017
— Deplorable EW?? (@EmersonWilliam8) March 16, 2017
After the fast food chain apologized for the tweet and explained that its account had been hacked, Trump supporters refused to believe it or accept the apology…
— Zealot Wasp (@WaspZealot) March 16, 2017
— PZ (@MyCrazyLiberals) March 16, 2017
— Deplorable?R?z?rbak (@MediaJuggernaut) March 16, 2017
— ??Bonnie?? (@BonBee81) March 16, 2017
— Neal Tomlinson (@NealBTomlinson) March 16, 2017
All this ridiculousness almost makes us want to eat at McDonald’s. Almost.
Well done, McDonald’s hacker.