Burger King Twitter Account Hacked, Hilarity Ensues


Hackers took control of Burger King’s Twitter account this afternoon and went on a juvenile rampage.

Twitter accounts get hacked all the time. Most of the time it is a random user whose account gets turned an unwitting spam bot. But sometimes it’s a big brand and the results can range from catastrophic to hilarious.

The latter has just happened to fast food chain Burger King’s Twitter account. Around noon EST today, Burger King’s account was hacked, and whoever took it over promptly announced that Burger King had sold itself to McDonald’s. The hackers changed the Burger King avatar logo to that of McDonald’s and have been on a hilarious rampage ever since.

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