Three ABC News Twitter accounts (ABC News, Good Morning America, and GMA’s GMA Pop News) were hacked early on Thursday morning by someone ranting about Donald Trump, fake news, Tyler The Creator, and other expletive-laden things.
The network quickly deleted the tweets and regained control of their accounts, but not before the people of the Internet were able to snag some screen shots.
The PR account shared after resolving the issue:
Ch-ch-check out some of the damage (below):
ABC is dumbing down its tweets today…
.@ABC has a new Twitter engagement strategy…
…or their social media manager has gone all FML https://t.co/F4VcGhLSxI pic.twitter.com/60nRMPHUZ7
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Matt Navarra ├ó┬¡┬É├»┬╕┬Å (@MattNavarra) March 23, 2017
Another hacked ABC Tweet saying that Tyler The Creator died… (Had to blur the profanity) ABC News has not yet responded #23LiveCenter pic.twitter.com/JFN81FMc3x
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Jada Montemarano (@JadaMontemarano) March 23, 2017
[Image via MattNavarra/Twitter.]