– Burger King spokesman
It has come to our attention that the Twitter account of BURGER KING(R) brand has been hacked.
We have worked directly with administrators to suspend the account until we are able to re-establish our legitimate site and authentic postings.
We apologise to our followers who have been receiving erroneous tweets about other members of our industry and additional inappropriate topics.
McDonald's has tweeted to confirm it had nothing to do with Burger King's Twitter account being hacked.
The account was renamed "McDonalds".
We empathize with our @burgerking counterparts. Rest assured, we had nothing to do with the hacking.
It appears that Burger King's Twitter account, which seemed to be hacked, has been suspended.
Burger King's Twitter account has retweeted a Tweet joking that the account's password was 'whopper123'.
Burger King's Twitter account is currently retweeting a number of tweets joking about the fact the account has been hacked.
Burger King's Twitter account appears to have been hacked, and renamed McDonalds.
It appears that Burger King's Twitter account has been hacked.
The account has been renamed "McDonalds":
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