Fox Twitter Account Hacked on Independence Day

While most Americans spent their Independence Day barbecuing, enjoying family time, letting off fireworks, apparent Fox News haters hacked into the network’s Twitter account to post this:

The Guardian:

Whatever the hoaxer’s identity, they do not appear to have been entirely web-savvy. The first three posts revealing the president’s death were directed to the @BarackObama Twitter feed, meaning only those following both accounts would have seen the messages.

The unknown tweeter appeared to realise the error of their ways, switching tack to post three more tweets that would have been seen by all followers …

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